broadsword(redirected from Broad sword)
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A sword with a wide, usually two-edged blade that is designed for slashing rather than thrusting.
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(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a broad-bladed sword used for cutting rather than stabbing. Also called: backsword
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a sword having a straight, broad, flat blade.
[before 1000; Middle English brood swerd, Old English brād sweord]
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|Noun||1.||broadsword - a sword with a broad blade and (usually) two cutting edges; used to cut rather than stab|
claymore - a large double-edged broadsword; formerly used by Scottish Highlanders
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broadsword[ˈbrɔːdˌsɔːd] N → sable m
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