cut and thrust
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Methinks there will be cut-and-thrust work ere the proud Norman reach his prey.
The Faus (falso: from falx) appears to have been a kind of spear with a broad, cut-and-thrust blade.Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe|John Hewitt
And finally, there was a cut-and-thrust sword of alarming dimensions.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks|Bracebridge Hemyng
The word “Broad-sword” may be taken to include all kinds of cut-and-thrust swords.Broad-Sword and Single-Stick|R. G. Allanson-Winn
Her shrewd question, uttered almost unthinkingly in the cut-and-thrust of repartee, had got home somewhere on an old wound.The Hermit of Far End|Margaret Pedler