What is another word for claymore?

Pronunciation: [klˈe͡ɪmɔː] (IPA)

Claymore is a word that has specific connotations in certain contexts. However, there are several synonyms for claymore, some of which can be used in a broader range of situations. One such synonym is the word sword, which is a more general term for any long, bladed weapon. Another synonym is the word broadsword, which specifically refers to a type of sword with a wide blade. The word falchion is another synonym that refers to a type of curved sword that was commonly used in medieval Europe. Finally, the word cutlass is a synonym that refers to a type of short sword that was commonly used by sailors and pirates.

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What are the hypernyms for Claymore?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    sword, bladed weapon, edged weapon, cutting weapon, hand-held weapon, slashing weapon.

What are the hyponyms for Claymore?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for claymore (as nouns)

Usage examples for Claymore

The Duke of Perth appealed desperately and in vain to their hearts, reminded them of their old-time valor, and offered, if they would only follow his cry of claymore, to change his name and be henceforward called Macdonald.
"A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4)"
Justin McCarthy
I drew this stout claymore last in the battle of Largs.
"The Scottish Chiefs"
Jane Porter
At this point he had to concentrate, for Mrs. claymore leaned over and breathed into her friend's attentive ear.
"The Model of a Judge"
William Morrison

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