table knife


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Noun1.table knife - a knife used for eating at dining tabletable knife - a knife used for eating at dining table
butter knife - a small knife with a dull blade; for cutting or spreading butter
case knife - a metal blade with a handle; used as cutlery
eating utensil, cutlery - tableware implements for cutting and eating food
fish knife - a small table knife with a spatula blade used for eating fish
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
steak knife - a sharp table knife used in eating steak
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The murdered man lay on the floor, his head leaning against the wall, and about him was a pool of blood which poured forth from three large wounds in his breast; there was a fourth gash, in which a long table knife was plunged up to the handle.
Franklin hacking at a piece of cold salt beef with a table knife.
The steak, served with padron peppers and buttery roast potatoes - perfectly done, my table knife cut through it in one fell swoop (none of that sawing
If needed, run a table knife around the edges of the bread before turning it out (right side up) and leaving it to come to room temperature.
It is a classic case of a serial killer who sees even a table knife as a murder weapon.
Use a blunt table knife or melon baller to scoop out any remaining bits of seeds and core if you need to.
These include a small shovel, a water bucket, an ordinary table knife, a putty knife, a plastic container to make small bricks, and your hands.
His defence was that his wife after abusing him verbally, rushed to him holding a table knife.
Using a table knife or rubber/plastic spatula, quickly mix until it all comes together into sticky dough.
Add to the mixture and bind to make a smooth dough, using the rounded blade of a table knife.