or crease, kris
- a short sword or heavy dagger with a wavy blade, used by the Malays.
Origin of creese
Related Words for krisblade, dagger, saber, brand, foil, cutlass, rapier, hanger, sabre, broadsword, kris, epee, creese, claymore, falchion, backsword, scimitar, toledo, dirk, bilbo
Examples from the Web for kris
Contemporary Examples of kris
After Kim filed for divorce from Kris Humphries, late-night hosts had a field day.Kim Kardashian Isn't the Butt of Jokes Anymore
August 14, 2014
Kris Hermes, spokesperson of Americans for Safe Access agrees.Denver Teen Fell From a Balcony After Eating a Marijuana Cookie, but Don’t Blame the Drug
Valerie Vande Panne
April 7, 2014
It turns out there's a little Kris Kringle in each and every one of us.Santa Claus Is A Bikini Model
December 18, 2013
"I loved working with David LaChapelle," Kris Jenner told E!The Kardashians Go High Fashion for Annual Christmas Card; First Look at Kate Moss's 'Playboy' Cover
The Fashion Beast Team
December 2, 2013
Good afternoon, Bruce Jenner and Kris Kardashian call it quits after 22 years of marriage.Bruce and Kris Jenner Split Up, Lamar Odom Pleads Not Guilty to DUI
October 9, 2013
Historical Examples of kris
Hassim, with an alert movement, grasped the handle of his kris.The Rescue
Some of them had matchlocks, but the greater part of them only spear and kris.
Harry and Abdool had both armed themselves with a kris and spear.
This is for—for your mother; only an envelope from Kris to her.Mr. Kris Kringle
S. Weir Mitchell
I am only armed with a kris, and have no spear as thou hast,' he said.In Court and Kampong
- a Malayan and Indonesian stabbing or slashing knife with a scalloped edgeAlso called: crease, creese
Word Origin for kris
- a rare spelling of kris
short Malay dagger with a wavy blade, 1570s, said to be a Javanese word.