Definition of "cleaving" [cleaving]

  • Present participle of cleave. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cleaving" in a sentence
  • "So I went back to my empty dreams, to my phantasmagoria of illusions; but sometimes, like a sword cleaving a mist, through the high lands and the low lands and seas of my visions floated, like half-forgotten music, the sheen of dark eyes and shimmery hair."
  • "Then he was among the robbers, his sword cleaving left and right."
  • "She saw again the fluttering wings, and the iron sword cleaving down."