verb (used with or without object), du·eled, du·el·ing or (especially British) du·elled, du·el·ling.
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Origin of duel
OTHER WORDS FROM dueldu·el·is·tic; especially British, du·el·lis·tic, adjectiveout·du·el, verb (used with object), out·du·eled, out·du·el·ing or (especially British) out·du·elled, out·du·el·ling.
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Example sentences from the Web for duelling
You know that duelling of any sort is strictly prohibited by the police.An American Girl in Munich|Mabel W. Daniels
He had, with all his acuteness, miscalculated the spirit of duelling.Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions|Charles Mackay
Many of the foreign target and duelling pistols of recent manufacture are made breech-loading, and loaded in the manner described.The Modern American Pistol and Revolver|A. C. Gould
Remember that Onzarians have a tradition of duelling, and you had insulted him.Evil Out of Onzar|Mark Ganes
The duelling pistol has a silver bead front sight, and a big U back sight.The Modern Pistol and How to Shoot It|Walter Winans