dagger-like dagger-like

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling a dagger

Usage(s):

  1. The impact crumpled a vertebra in Byrd's neck, crushing part of the underlying spinal cord as well as plunging dagger-like slivers of bone into the soft, vital nerve tissue.
  2. Father Tacchi-Venturi, upon raising his eyes from his papers, saw a pale, demented face and a hand which grasped a slender, dagger-like paper knife.
  3. For five years the farm-threat has hung dagger-like above the Republican party.

News

  1. “Real Housewives of Atlanta” Recap: Mama Joyce Grills, Threatens Kandi’s Fiance Todd Over Dinner

    Kandi’s mother, Mama Joyce, has always been a bit of an old coot. She’s sassy, rude and she tells it like it is. But now that she’s turned her dagger-like tongue on Todd, Kandi’s little-man fiance, it feels a bit like watching someone club a sweet baby seal. It’s one thing for Mama Joyce to [...]
    on December 2, 2013     Source: Gossip on This!

  2. “Real Housewives of Atlanta” Recap: Kandi’s Mom Grills, Threatens Todd Over Dinner

    Kandi’s mother, Mama Joyce, has always been a bit of an old coot. She’s sassy, rude and she tells it like it is. But now that she’s turned her dagger-like tongue on Todd, Kandi’s little-man fiance, it feels a bit like watching someone club a sweet baby seal. It’s one thing for Mama Joyce to [...]
    on December 2, 2013     Source: Gossip on This!

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