[sawrd-kraft, -krahft, sohrd-]
- skill in or the art of swordplay.
- military skill or power.
Origin of swordcraft
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Examples from the Web for swordcraft
Captain Amber was my teacher in other things than swordcraft.Marjorie
Justin Huntly McCarthy
They learn to tremble as little at priestcraft as at swordcraft, having acquired something of each.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66
John Lothrop Motley
Of how to use it I knew nothing, unless many bouts at single-stick with Jack should be some sort of apprenticeship in swordcraft.The Yeoman Adventurer
George W. Gough
- the art of using a sword
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