case knife


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case knife

n.
1. A knife kept in a sheath or case.
2. A table knife.
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case knife

n
(Tools) another name for sheath knife
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case′ knife`


n.
1. a sheath knife.
2. a table knife.
[1695–1705]
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Case knife

A broad-bladed, rather dull kitchen knife.
1001 Words and Phrases You Never Knew You Didn’t Know by W.R. Runyan Copyright © 2011 by W.R. Runyan
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.case knife - a metal blade with a handle; used as cutlery
table knife - a knife used for eating at dining table
2.Case knife - a knife with a fixed blade that is carried in a sheathcase knife - a knife with a fixed blade that is carried in a sheath
knife - edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
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