- a hammerlike, shafted weapon having a head with a point at one end and a blunt face at the other.
Origin of martel
- Charles. Charles Martel.
Examples from the Web for martel
Contemporary Examples of martel
Unfortunately for the bookies, the leak proved correct, and Martel won the award unanimously.The 12 Biggest Booker Prize Controversies
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Historical Examples of martel
My dear Martel, I beg you—I beseech you—to pose for the hands and feet of my grandmother!My Double Life
"Lots of girls are stage-struck," he said presently, breaking in on Mr. Martel's rhapsody.
Well, Mr. Martel told me only last night that he thought you were an object of pity.
The entrance of Mr. Martel put an end to the discussion of the Bartletts.
Mr. Martel was sitting in the arm-chair in an attitude King Lear might have envied.
- See Charles Martel