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Synonyms for bayonet

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a knife that can be fixed to the end of a rifle and used as a weapon

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stab or kill someone with a bayonet

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It was Olson who engaged him, and though unused to the long German rifle and bayonet, he met the bull-rush of the Hun with the cold, cruel precision and science of English bayonet-fighting.
A short point, with just a twist of the bayonet to the left sent the sharp blade over the Englishman's left shoulder.
Plesser carried a rifle with bayonet fixed, that he had snatched from the side of Dietz's corpse.
And he lunged his bayonet through von Schoenvorts' chest.
Then a light was flashed into his eyes and a bayonet was rattled at his feet.
It was no man who leaped forward upon that Boche officer, striking aside the sharp bayonet as one might strike aside a straw in a baby's hand--it was a wild beast and the roar of a wild beast was upon those savage lips, for as that strange sense that Tarzan owned in common with the other jungle-bred creatures of his wild domain warned him of the presence behind him and he had whirled to meet the attack, his eyes had seen the corps and regimental insignia upon the other's blouse--it was the same as that worn by the murderers of his wife and his people, by the despoilers of his home and his happiness.
Which is worse--the goring of the horse by the bull, or the goring of Colonel Jacinto Fierro by the bayonet in the hands of John Harned
One man, whom John Harned had thrust through the belly with the bayonet, clutched at himself with both his hands and screamed.
The squadwon can't pass," shouted Vaska Denisov, showing his white teeth fiercely and spurring his black thoroughbred Arab, which twitched its ears as the bayonets touched it, and snorted, spurting white foam from his bit, tramping the planks of the bridge with his hoofs, and apparently ready to jump over the railings had his rider let him.
The inspector listened attentively; then, turning to the governor, observed, "He will become religious -- he is already more gentle; he is afraid, and retreated before the bayonets -- madmen are not afraid of anything; I made some curious observations on this at Charenton.
gt; The Royal Welsh set up a live firing range Corporal Long in bayonet training Private Jennifer Terry LOOKING into the whites of the eyes of the enemy is something you have to be prepared to do as an infantryman.
Prompted by increasingly prevalent urban combat, it was modified in 1944 to include a permanent, folding cruciform spike-type bayonet and finger grooves in the stock.
The bayonet itself has some minor pitting, though the white-stitched leather scabbard is in fine condition.
Tenders are invited for 75-kva, 4,800-volt primary, 208y/120-volt secondary, 55c rise, padmount, dead-front, compartmentalized-type, with bayonet fuses, 30 each; 150-kva, 4,800-volt primary, 208y/120-volt secondary, 55c rise, padmount, dead-front, compartmentalized-type, with bayonet fuses, 100 each.
Facing certain death at the hands of the German infantry Tommy was stabbed by a bayonet but as if by miracle a prayer book he kept in his uniform muffled the blow and saved his life.