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sabre

General Crossword Questions for “sabre”

  • Cavalry sword
  • Curved sword
  • Sword
  • Irregular bears a sword
  • Walter Baskerville returned bearing weapon

Encyclopedia

  • French sabre of the sailors of the Guard, First Empire. The sabre or saber (see spelling differences) is a kind of backsword that usually has a curved, single-edged blade and a rather large hand guard, covering the knuckles of the hand as well as the thumb and forefinger. — “Sabre - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The North American F-86 Sabre (sometimes called the Sabrejet) was a transonic jet fighter The Sabre is best known for its Korean War role where it was pitted against the Soviet MiG-15. Although developed in the late 1940s and outdated by the end of the 1950s, the Sabre proved adaptable and. — “North American F-86 Sabre - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Sabre datacenter is in Tulsa, Oklahoma and was subject to the Computer Assisted Sabre was developed in order to help American Airlines improve the. — “Sabre (computer system) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Rasselas, in the first heat of his resentment, ordered his servants to follow him, and prepared to pursue the robbers with his sabre in his hand. "Sir," said Imlac, "what can you hope from violence or valour? The Arabs are mounted on horses trained to battle and retreat; we have only beasts of burden. — “Rasselas” by Samuel Johnson
  • He to the left, the trembling father cries, Was sure my boy, nor lifts his tear-stain'd eyes:– A flash, a moment, the fell sabre gleams, And sends his infant to the land of dreams.[166]... — “The Tale of Genji” by Murasaki Shikibu
  • This daily division made, he would take his stand with his sabre at the gate of the palace; retiring only upon receiving the royal permission. — “Ramayana” by Valmiki
  • Herman was an ancient warrior, whose face was marked with scars inflicted by the sabre of the Moslemah, and had great rank and consideration among his brethren. — “Ivanhoe” by Sir Walter Scott
  • At some ten o'clock the clinking of a sabre might have been heard up the stair of the house where the Osbornes occupied a story in the continental fashion. — “Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • With a "Good-night, Padre," "Good-night, Don Pepe," the Gobernador would go off, holding up his sabre against his side, his body bent forward, with a long, plodding stride in the dark. — “Nostromo” by Joseph Conrad

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