bush knife

bush knife

n
(Tools) Austral a large heavy knife suitable for outdoor use
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A sample poem runs like this: 'When the bush knife is still blunt/ You should whet it on a stone/ Then you try it on the wood./ Its effect you then will see/ On a bamboo or a tree.' Among other things, I think this poem talks about how to raise a child: how you raise your child now will be mirrored by his or her acts when the child grows up.
The food, usually large hunks of meat, cooked over a wood fire pit, is served by waiters on gleaming Maasai spears, and sliced, by the piece, at each table with a razor sharp bush knife. For this diner it was like stepping into a Hemingway novel, only tastier.
DPx HEFT (Hostile Environment Field Tool) 12 CHOP is DPx Gear's first bush knife. DPx founder Robert Young Pelton had always wonted something between a machete and a rugged survival knife so he designed the CHOP.
"Vanuatu traditionally is a nation of farmers and when the farm is a mess you have to get to work with the broom and the bush knife to clean it up." After the initial clear-up, it was back to the day job working with the ministry of health, supporting the government.
If a long bush knife was needed, we carried along a $3 machete.
Security guards discovered his body, covered in wounds from an axe or bush knife.
In green khakis and carrying a foot-long bush knife to part the dense undergrowth, Hollywood star Ewan McGregor might have been auditioning for an Indiana Jones movie.
So if Ewan McGregor even went to the loo in the wilds of Honduras, he took along a bush knife to protect against venomous snakes.
Apparently he commits suicide with his bush knife in the emptied jail.
A sample poem runs like this: "When the bush knife is still blunt/ You should whet it on a stone/ Then you try it on the wood./ Its effect you then will see/ On a bamboo or a tree." Among other things, I think this poem talks about how to raise a child: how you raise your child now will be mirrored by his or her acts when the child grows up.
His funeral was due to be held today Mr Mascord, originally from Stratford-upon-Avon, had a neck wound caused by an axe or bush knife and stab wounds to his abdomen.
You shared the perils from the safety of your armchair - looking helplessly on as one of the team seriously injured himself crashing down a rock face and gasping in horror as another accidentally slashed his hand with a bush knife.