Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Words You've Been Using Wrong

balestra

[buh-les-truh] /bəˈlɛs trə/
noun, Fencing.
1.
a jump toward the opponent followed immediately by a lunge.
Origin of balestra
< Italian: literally, crossbow < Late Latin ballistra, variant of Latin ballista ballista
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for balestra

Word Value for balestra

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends