Slang meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short heavy sword with a curved single-edged blade, once used as a weapon by sailors.

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Cutlass means: A short heavy sword with a curved single-edged blade, once used as a weapon by sailors.

Slang definition of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short heavy sword with a curved single-edged blade, once used as a weapon by sailors.

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Bill (n.): A weapon of infantry, in the 14th and 15th centuries. A common form of bill consisted of a broad, heavy, double-edged, hook-shaped blade, having a short pike at the back and another at the top, and attached to the end of a long staff.

Sabre (n.): A sword with a broad and heavy blade, thick at the back, and usually more or less curved like a scimiter; a cavalry sword.

Sword (n.): An offensive weapon, having a long and usually sharp/pointed blade with a cutting edge or edges. It is the general term, including the small sword, rapier, saber, scimiter, and many other varieties.

Hanger (n.): That which hangs or is suspended, as a sword worn at the side; especially, in the 18th century, a short, curved sword.

Espadon (n.): A long, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, formerly used by Spanish foot soldiers and by executioners.

Creese (n.): A dagger or short sword used by the Malays, commonly having a serpentine blade.

Cutlass (n.): A short, heavy, curving sword, used in the navy. See Curtal ax.

Bowie knife (): A knife with a strong blade from ten to fifteen inches long, and double-edged near the point; -- used as a hunting knife, and formerly as a weapon in the southwestern part of the United States. It was named from its inventor, Colonel James Bowie. Also, by extension, any large sheath knife.

Foible (n.): The half of a sword blade or foil blade nearest the point; -- opposed to forte.

Blade (n.): The cutting part of an instrument; as, the blade of a knife or a sword.

Spear (n.): A long, pointed weapon, used in war and hunting, by thrusting or throwing; a weapon with a long shaft and a sharp head or blade; a lance.

Falchion (n.): A broad-bladed sword, slightly curved, shorter and lighter than the ordinary sword; -- used in the Middle Ages.

Two-edged (a.): Having two edges, or edges on both sides; as, a two-edged sword.

Toledo (n.): A sword or sword blade made at Toledo in Spain, which city was famous in the 16th and 17th centuries for the excellence of its weapons.

Ensiform (a.): Having the form of a sword blade; sword-shaped; as, an ensiform leaf.

Waster (v. t.): A kind of cudgel; also, a blunt-edged sword used as a foil.

Web (n.): The blade of a sword.

Steel (n.): A weapon, as a sword, dagger, etc.

Draw (v. i.): To unsheathe a weapon, especially a sword.

Sickle (n.): A reaping instrument consisting of a steel blade curved into the form of a hook, and having a handle fitted on a tang. The sickle has one side of the blade notched, so as always to sharpen with a serrated edge. Cf. Reaping hook, under Reap.

Grain (n.): A blade of a sword, knife, etc.

Dart (n.): A pointed missile weapon, intended to be thrown by the hand; a short lance; a javelin; hence, any sharp-pointed missile weapon, as an arrow.

Fox (n.): A sword; -- so called from the stamp of a fox on the blade, or perhaps of a wolf taken for a fox.

Whinger (n.): A kind of hanger or sword used as a knife at meals and as a weapon.

Moulinet (n.): In sword and saber exercises, a circular swing of the weapon.

Tang (n.): The part of a sword blade to which the handle is fastened.

Scabbard (n.): The case in which the blade of a sword, dagger, etc., is kept; a sheath.

Heel (n.): The uppermost part of the blade of a sword, next to the hilt.

Serpette (n.): A pruning knife with a curved blade.

Broadsword (n.): A sword with a broad blade and a cutting edge; a claymore.

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Meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short heavy sword with a curved single-edged blade, once used as a weapon by sailors.

Meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short sword with a flat wide slightly curved blade, adapted more for cutting than for thrusting; now esp. the sword with which sailors are armed. (as early as 1594). More information in the Weapons Section.

Meaning of Dirk

Dirk means: (1) Scots word for a short dagger; sometimes a cut-down sword blade mounted on a dagger It was used for fighting in close quarters, as well as cutting rope. (2) A small naval sword worn by midshipmen or their equivalents when in full dress uniform.

Meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: The cutlass is best known as the sailor's weapon of choice, the naval side arm, likely because it was robust enough to hack through heavy ropes, canvas, and wood. It was also short enough to use in relatively close quarters, such as during boarding actions, in the rigging, or below decks.

Meaning of Hornpipe

Hornpipe means: Both a single-reeded musical instrument sailors often had aboard ship, and a spirited dance that sailors do. The common term for being filled with lust is “horny,” and hornpipe then has some comical possibilities. “Is that a hornpipe in your pocket, or are you just glad to see me? Or both?”

Meaning of BLADE

BLADE means: Blade is slang for a knife, especially one carried for fighting. Blade is British slang for a quick−witted man.

Meaning of Point of the Sword

Point of the Sword means: According to Naval tradition an officer facing court martial must "deliver up" his sword, putting it unsheathed on a table in front of him/her to represent the placing of their rank, status and reputation on hold. Even before the verdict is read out, the accused always knows their fate, because when they return to the court the sword will be pointing toward them if they have been found guilty. If it remains unmoved, the officer knows they have escaped punishment.

Meaning of Cathead

Cathead means: On older sailing ships, a heavy piece of curved timber projecting from the bow for the purpose of holding anchors in position for letting go or for securing them after weighing.

Meaning of sword fighter

sword fighter means: (1) homosexual (2) situation where two males both attempt to be pleasured orally (to have a sword fight) by a woman. (ed: there are times I think some contributors make these up on the spur of the moment!)

Meaning of SWORD

SWORD means: Sword is British slang for the penis.

Meaning of catamaran

catamaran means: sled with stout wooden curved runners up in fron and with a vertical stick, or horn, at each corneer, either hauled by a horse, dog or man.  Used for carting wood and other heavy loads. Also, used for pleasure, passengers facing one side of the sleigh

Meaning of Feathering Oars

Feathering Oars means: The turning of the blade of an oar from the vertical to the horizontal while it is being taken aback for the next stroke. This reduces the windage on the blade thus reducing the effort expended.

Meaning of Boss Plate

Boss Plate means: A curved plate covering (one on each side) the boss of a propeller post and the curved portion of frames in way of the stern tube of a screw steamer. This plate is of extra thickness.

Meaning of SLOGGER

SLOGGER means: Slogger is criminal slang for a weapon comprising a heavy weight attached to a strap or thong.

Meaning of knuckle duster

knuckle duster means: The knuckle duster is a weapon used for fighting. Often made of brass, these things were worn on the hand so that when the fist was clenched they strengthened and protected the knuckles when a fist blow was struck. They are/were often carried around in the pocket and often were 'decorated' with extras such as sharp stars and possible a knife blade all of which were directed to making the wound inflicted as serious as possible.

Meaning of Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast means: Scoring 26 points in one throw when hitting a single 20, a single 1 and a single 5 (a British term)

Meaning of RAZOR BLADE

RAZOR BLADE means: Razor blade is offensive London Cockney rhyming slang for a black person (spade).

Meaning of SAILORS

SAILORS means: Sailors (shortened from sailors at sea) is London Cockney rhyming slang for tea.

Meaning of A 'Classic'

A 'Classic' means: Scoring 26 point in a throw by hitting a single 5, single 20 and a single 1

Meaning of Jack Tar; Jacky Tar

Jack Tar; Jacky Tar means: A slang term referring to sailors in general; more specifically these days, male sailors. Derived from the old navy custom of sailors coating their outer garments with tar in order to waterproof them.

Meaning of Bill

Bill means: A weapon of infantry, in the 14th and 15th centuries. A common form of bill consisted of a broad, heavy, double-edged, hook-shaped blade, having a short pike at the back and another at the top, and attached to the end of a long staff.

Meaning of Sabre

Sabre means: A sword with a broad and heavy blade, thick at the back, and usually more or less curved like a scimiter; a cavalry sword.

Meaning of Sword

Sword means: An offensive weapon, having a long and usually sharp/pointed blade with a cutting edge or edges. It is the general term, including the small sword, rapier, saber, scimiter, and many other varieties.

Meaning of Hanger

Hanger means: That which hangs or is suspended, as a sword worn at the side; especially, in the 18th century, a short, curved sword.

Meaning of Espadon

Espadon means: A long, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, formerly used by Spanish foot soldiers and by executioners.

Meaning of Creese

Creese means: A dagger or short sword used by the Malays, commonly having a serpentine blade.

Meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short, heavy, curving sword, used in the navy. See Curtal ax.

Meaning of Bowie knife

Bowie knife means: A knife with a strong blade from ten to fifteen inches long, and double-edged near the point; -- used as a hunting knife, and formerly as a weapon in the southwestern part of the United States. It was named from its inventor, Colonel James Bowie. Also, by extension, any large sheath knife.

Meaning of Foible

Foible means: The half of a sword blade or foil blade nearest the point; -- opposed to forte.

Meaning of Blade

Blade means: The cutting part of an instrument; as, the blade of a knife or a sword.

Meaning of Spear

Spear means: A long, pointed weapon, used in war and hunting, by thrusting or throwing; a weapon with a long shaft and a sharp head or blade; a lance.

Meaning of Falchion

Falchion means: A broad-bladed sword, slightly curved, shorter and lighter than the ordinary sword; -- used in the Middle Ages.

Meaning of Two-edged

Two-edged means: Having two edges, or edges on both sides; as, a two-edged sword.

Meaning of Toledo

Toledo means: A sword or sword blade made at Toledo in Spain, which city was famous in the 16th and 17th centuries for the excellence of its weapons.

Meaning of Ensiform

Ensiform means: Having the form of a sword blade; sword-shaped; as, an ensiform leaf.

Dictionary words and meanings

Meaning of Extemporization

Extemporization means: The act of extemporizing; the act of doing anything extempore.

Meaning of Narcissus

Narcissus means: A genus of endogenous bulbous plants with handsome flowers, having a cup-shaped crown within the six-lobed perianth, and comprising the daffodils and jonquils of several kinds.

Meaning of Pyx

Pyx means: The box in which the compass is suspended; the binnacle.

Meaning of Shoaly

Shoaly means: Full of shoals, or shallow places.

Meaning of Yttric

Yttric means: Pertaining to, derived from, or containing, yttrium.

Slang words and meanings

Meaning of TROUSER BANDIT

TROUSER BANDIT means: Trouser bandit is British slang for a male homosexual. Trouser ChuffTrouser chuff is British slang for to emit wind from the anus.

Meaning of FREESTYLE

FREESTYLE means: 1- Original term for a style of dance that came before house dance. 2- Off the top of the head, when an MC (rapper) rhymes with no pre written rhymes. 3- term for a form of Hip Hop dance that borrows from many styles of dance in and outside of Hip Hop and then freestyle's it off the top of the head with no routines.

Meaning of Smatter Hauling

Smatter Hauling means:   Stealing Handkerchiefs

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