a short, light saber of the 18th century, having a straight or slightly curved blade.
The Oldest Words In The English LanguageLet's look at some of the oldest words we could find—a linguistic square one. These words go back more than a thousand years! “Back in the day,” indeed.
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Examples from the Web for hunting sword
It was composed of a buff leather riding jacket, tight breeches of buckskin and top-boots, and he carried a hunting-sword.The Royal Life Guard|Alexander Dumas (pere)