part of speech: noun

inflections: knives

definition: a tool with a handle and a thin, sharp blade, used for cutting.


part of speech: verb

inflections: knifes, knifing, knifed

definition: to cut or stab with a knife.

  • The gang member knifed a member of another gang.

synonyms: cut, pierce, slice, stab, stick

derivations: knifelike (adj.), knifer (n.)