blade : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
- n a dashing young man
gay young blades bragged of their amorous adventures
- n something long and thin resembling a blade of grass
a blade of lint on his suit
- n a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
- n a cut of beef from the shoulder blade
- n a broad flat body part (as of the shoulder or tongue)
- n the part of the skate that slides on the ice
- n flat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water
- n the flat part of a tool or weapon that (usually) has a cutting edge
- Cornering the market for the new blade steel is typical of Sweden, which has become a steel power even though its output3,600,000 tons last yearis barely 1% of the world .
- The cold steel blade, sandwiched between two upright wooden shafts, is quietly carted into the prison's exercise yard before dawn.
- This table saw comes equipped with new sensor technology that can tell when the blade comes in contact with soft human flesh.
News & Articles
- Razor blade found in burger; appears accidental
Willits woman finds a razor blade in her burger at the Willits' Burger King; investigation suggests it was accidental.
June 13, 2013 - The Willits News
- Woman finds razor blade in Burger King sandwich
When a Burger King customer checked her cheeseburger for onions, she claims she found a razor blade on the patty instead. The California woman says she took a bite of the sandwich before noticing the razor blades. However, she didn't bite into the blade and wasn't hurt. The woman contacted local authorities, who discovered Burger King workers use the razor blades for cleaning. Police discovered ...
June 13, 2013 - Local 6 Orlando
- Sharp flavor: Woman says she found blade in Whopper
A California woman claims she got a sharper flavor than she bargained for at a Burger King in Willits, Calif.Yolanda Orozco said she was checking her sandwich for onions when she found a razor blade between the meat and the cheese.(Read More: Fast Food Is Fattening? Bizarre Class Action Suits)"I was in shock," she told News10 ABC.Police who went to the Willits Burger King she visited found razor ...
June 12, 2013 - NBC NEWS
- Tiger Wood in ic Wales
Woods said: "I kept dragging the blade - I wasn't releasing it like I normally do."
- Venus Williams in Reuters
It's the best place to be when you are a pro tennis player and I savor every blade of it,said Williams, who is chasing a sixth title at Wimbledon. "I've had that crown for several years and I want to make it mine again."
- Tina Fey in Newsweek
Not since 'Sling Blade' has there been a voice that anybody can do,Fey said. "Anybody can take a swing at this voice."