Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A leather case or pocket worn by cavalry at the left side, suspended from the swordbelt.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A leather case or pocket worn by cavalry at the left side, suspended from the sword belt.

Etymologies

French sabretache, from German. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I've always seen this spelt sabretache

    September 26, 2016

  • A hussar must dress with panache
    From spurs to his sash and mustache;
    And he must afford
    A damascene sword
    Adorned with a fine sabretache.

    September 21, 2016