from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. variant spelling of cutlass.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A short sword or large knife, especially one used for cutting rather than thrusting; specifically, a curved basket-hilted sword of strong and simple make, used at sea, especially when boarding or repelling boarders.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a short heavy curved sword with one edge; formerly used by sailors


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.