knifepoint

[ nahyf-point ]
/ ˈnaɪfˌpɔɪnt /
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noun

the sharp tip of a knife.

Nearby words

  1. knife switch,
  2. knife-edge,
  3. knife-edged,
  4. knife-point,
  5. knifeman,
  6. kniferest,
  7. knifing,
  8. knight,
  9. knight bachelor,
  10. knight banneret

Idioms

    at knifepoint, under threat of being cut or stabbed with a knife: He was robbed at knifepoint.

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