double ax

  1. an ax with a double-edged blade, frequently depicted in prehistoric decorative designs of the eastern Mediterranean region, especially in Minoan religious sites.

Origin of double ax

First recorded in 1890–95

Words Nearby double ax Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use double ax in a sentence

  • That day, she stood directly under it, looking up at it with a double ax concealed in her skirt.

    The Forged Note | Oscar Micheaux