Examples from the Web for broadsword
Every morning the men were exercised at training the guns and in the afternoon in the use of the broadsword, musket, and pike.The Fight for a Free Sea: A Chronicle of the War of 1812|Ralph D. Paine
Searching the cottage, he found that his broadsword and dirk, with all his poor finery, were gone.
But I had one advantage—the Highlanders will not fire above once, and then take to the broadsword.Claverhouse|Mowbray Morris
Bretwul made no reply, but brandished his Saxon broadsword aloft in token of his readiness.The Last of the Vikings|John Bowling
By the oak leaf, by the sea wave, by the broadsword blade, thus hold we Lorne!Ralestone Luck|Andre Norton