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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.

Usage examples (34)
  • It sounds to me like the only thing wrong with your epee is your club.
  • The epee is a heavy fencing sword, and the entire body is a target area.
  • If I have to use a muscle-powered weapon I’ll stick to a light stabbing sword epee or rapier.
  • And I love the idea of epee as dancing. for more
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