Karbir turned on him like a tiger, with kukri uplifted, and the Punjabi jumped back.
Dermot selected the biggest stem and hacked it down with his kukri.
All the men and some of the women are armed with the kukri, a heavy-bladed weapon or knife of singular shape.
If he is a good shot, and expert with his kukri and kora, so much the better for him.
Boys who love stories of plucky deeds will find 'With Rifle and kukri' altogether to their taste.
With his kukri he did wonders out there on stilly nights, when he wriggled "over the top," gripping its good blade in his teeth.
Bechan walks to a hanging festoon of it and cuts it through with a blow of his kukri.
One of the Gurkhas bent down, sliced off some of the cloth with his kukri, and burst out laughing.
He drew his kukri and laid it on the ground beside him, ready for the last grim struggle.
One Gurkha made his way into a house, and single-handed captured five Germans, whom he marched off at the point of his kukri.