knife knife  /ˈnaɪf/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
  2. (n) a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point
  3. (n) any long thin projection that is transient
  4. (v) use a knife on

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Daniel Hoevels narrowly escaped death after slashing his throat on stage with a real knife, instead of a blunt stage-prop blade.
  2. That knife has Knox's DNA on the handle and what some forensic scientists say is Kercher's DNA on the tip.
  3. It sounds like a recurring nightmare: an armed male intruder breaks into a women's dorm and with a gun and a butcher's knife, binds and gags all the residents.

News

  1. Ontario Knife poised to stay

    ELLICOTTVILLE – Ontario Knife Co. of Franklinville is looking forward to celebrating its 125th year in business next with a new addition and new tools designed to make the cutlery more competitive on a global scale.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Olean Times Herald

  2. Sergeant threatened with knife at recruiting office in Antioch

    Police said a man with a knife showed up at a National Guard recruiting office in Nashville and threatened a staff sergeant.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WSMV Nashville

  3. Knife-wielding man tries to rob Riverside Drive hotel

    A man wielding a knife tried to rob the Palm Tree Inn Monday night.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Macon Telegraph

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Quotes

  1. In a soft mumble, Simpson told him: "If she hadn't opened that door with a knife in her hand ...... she'd still be alive."
    on May 10, 2008 By: Nicole Brown Simpson Source: SI.com

  2. "Not that I have fun with making the cuts -- they sadden me -- but ...... that doesn't mean that you cannot wave a knife around, or to wave your sword around, to get the message across that certain cuts have to be made because it's budget time,"...
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Arnold Schwarzenegger Source: ABC News

  3. Brown said: "Carrying a knife is unacceptable in our society. The terrible stabbings that have occurred this week are shocking and tragic, and my thoughts are with the families and friends of those who have been hurt or killed in these attacks."
    on Jul 13, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: New Vision

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