noun, plural as·sa·gais, verb (used with object), as·sa·gaied, as·sa·gai·ing.
noun, plural as·se·gais.
verb (used with object), as·se·gaied, as·se·gai·ing.
Origin of assegai
Examples from the Web for assagai
Historical Examples of assagai
Mr Pringle had just fired his rifle, and was reloading when the assagai struck him.Six Months at the Cape
Opposition was offered, and the officer in command wounded with an assagai.
A third ran forward while Pringle was loading and threw an assagai at him.
Jerry referred to a wound which an assagai aimed at his heart had that day inflicted on his nose.
He urged his horse to greater exertion, and kept stabbing at his pursuer with an assagai.