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noun Archaic.
  1. glaive.
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Historical Examples of glave

  • I am surprised, gentlemen, that Mr. Glave should think such things of me.

    John Marvel, Assistant

    Thomas Nelson Page

  • The guard unsuspiciously handed the glave to the jester, who immediately turned it upon the sentinel.

    Under the Rose

    Frederic Stewart Isham

  • On the pillow she turned to> the other side, and, wounded with the glave, on her last counsels thought.

  • She said he was quite mistaken in her name, that she was Mrs. Glave, not Mrs. Anson, and again insisted that he should go.

  • The dusky shrew was taken at a higher altitude (4000 feet, on Mt. Glave) than the cinereous shrew.