What is another word for trident?

Pronunciation: [tɹˈa͡ɪdənt] (IPA)

Trident is a noun that refers to a three-pronged spear. There are several synonyms for the word trident, including three-pronged spear, three-tined fork, triple-point spear, and trippelang. Other synonyms for trident include trisula, tridentine, triticale, triquetra, and tripus. Although these synonyms have slightly different meanings and uses, they all refer to objects that have three points or tines. These words can be used to add variety and interest to your writing, especially when you want to avoid repeating the word "trident" multiple times. With so many options to choose from, you can easily find the right synonym to make your writing more descriptive, engaging, and unique.

Synonyms for Trident:

What are the hypernyms for Trident?

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

What are the hyponyms for Trident?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the meronyms for Trident?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for trident (as nouns)

Usage examples for Trident

His activity was as remarkable as his strength, and he was equally formidable with the trident and net as with sword and buckler; while in wrestling and with the caestus none of the others could stand up against him.
"Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion"
G. A. Henty
There were the hoplomachi, who fought in complete suits of armour; the laqueatores, who used a noose to catch their adversaries; the retiarii, with their net and trident, and wearing neither armour nor helmet; the mirmillones, armed like the Gauls; the Samni, with oblong shields; and the Thracians, with round ones.
"Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion"
G. A. Henty
He was clever in the management of his net, but failed sometimes from his eagerness to use his trident.
"Beric the Briton A Story of the Roman Invasion"
G. A. Henty

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