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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A handle of a sword or dagger.

Usage examples (31)
  • The hilt and blade of the decorative sword were beautifully carved.
  • The hilt is cast metal with antique nickel plate and leather wrap.
  • From the short sword hilt -- trifles both which can
  • They eyed my sword hilt, and looked ready for flight. for more
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