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swords·man

 (sôrdz′mən)
n.
1. A man who is skilled in the use of swords.
2. A fencer.

swords′man·ship′ n.

swordsman

(ˈsɔːdzmən)
n, pl -men
(Fencing) a man who uses or is skilled in the use of a sword
ˈswordsmanˌship n

swords•man

(ˈsɔrdz mən, ˈsoʊrdz-)

n., pl. -men.
1. one skilled in the use of a sword.
2. a fencer.
[1670–80]
swords′man•ship`, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.swordsman - someone skilled at fencingswordsman - someone skilled at fencing    
battler, belligerent, combatant, fighter, scrapper - someone who fights (or is fighting)
Translations
مُبارِز بالسَّيْف
šermíř
fægter
kardforgató
skylmingamaîur
šermiar
iyi kılıç kullanan kimse

swordsman

[ˈsɔːdzmən] N (swordsmen (pl)) → espada f, espadachín m
a good swordsmanuna buena espada

swordsman

[ˈsɔːrdzmən] nbretteur msword-swallower [ˈsɔːrdswɒləʊər] navaleur/euse m/f de sabres

swordsman

n pl <-men> → Schwertkämpfer m; (= fencer)Fechter m

swordsman

[ˈsɔːdzmən] n (-men (pl)) → spadaccino

sword

(soːd) noun
a weapon with a long blade that is sharp on one or both edges. He drew his sword (from its sheath) and killed the man.
ˈsword-play noun
the activity of fencing.
ˈswordsman (ˈsoːdz-) noun
a man who can fight or fence with a sword.
ˈswordtail noun
a tropical fish of fresh water, the male having a long sword-shaped tail.
cross swords
to quarrel or disagree. I try not to cross swords with my boss.
References in classic literature ?
All the bearing that the life of Jules de Vac has upon the history of England hinges upon but two of his many attributes --his wonderful swordsmanship and his fearful hatred for his adopted country.
Never in all my life have I seen such wondrous swordsmanship and such uncanny agility as that ancient bag of bones displayed.
To invite personal combat, therefore, denotes confidence in his own swordsmanship, and great courage, two attributes that were calculated to fill the Black players with hope and valor when evinced by their Chief thus early in the game.