Definition of "scimitar" [scimitar]

  • (noun) A curved Asian sword with the edge on the convex side.

Use "scimitar" in a sentence

  • "Initially interpreted as a representation of a cave lion, it was reinterpreted by Vratislav Mazak (1970) as more likely being a depiction of the sabre-tooth Homotherium latidens (a species sometimes dubbed the scimitar cat)."
  • "This cavalier with his scimitar was my uncle, who was then in command of the province."
  • "The sheathed scimitar, which is attached to a cloth belt and normally worn discreetly under clothes, is one of five "articles of faith" that baptised Sikhs must be carried at all times."

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