The Canadians taught me bayonet fighting, and I led a bayonet charge in the Korean war.
This prompts Sarah Lynn to stab herself with a Confederate bayonet letter-opener, causing a geyser of blood.
One of my men whom I knew for a womanish fellow, asked if he should put his bayonet through him.
Many people lost everything they owned as they were driven, in some cases at bayonet point, from their homes.
At a feature called Hill 180, under grenade and rifle fire, he led two platoons in a bayonet charge up the hill.
So thick is the skin, that a bayonet is almost the only weapon which can pierce it.
Those who were left in Nauvoo were driven out at the point of the bayonet.
One only was alive; the rest had fallen either from bullet or bayonet wounds.
The situation was restored at the point of the bayonet by the Reserve Company.
It is also used to express the rush of a wild beast on his prey, or the charge of a body of troops, especially with the bayonet.
1610s, originally a type of dagger; as a steel stabbing weapon fitted to the muzzle of a firearm, from 1670s, from French baionnette (16c.), said to be from Bayonne, city in Gascony where supposedly they first were made; or perhaps it is a diminutive of Old French bayon "crossbow bolt." The city name is from Late Latin baia "bay" + Basque on "good." As a verb from c.1700.