sabre

Definitions of sabre
  1. noun
    a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
    synonyms: cavalry sword, saber
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    types:
    scimitar
    a curved oriental saber; the edge is on the convex side of the blade
    type of:
    blade, brand, steel, sword
    a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
  2. noun
    a fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle
    synonyms: saber
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    type of:
    fencing sword
    a sword used in the sport of fencing
  3. verb
    cut or injure with a saber
    synonyms: saber
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    type of:
    cut
    separate with or as if with an instrument
  4. verb
    kill with a saber
    synonyms: saber
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    type of:
    kill
    cause to die; put to death, usually intentionally or knowingly
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