Adjective "Knife" Definition and Examples




    1. an instrument for cutting, consisting essentially of a thin, sharp-edged, metal blade fitted with a handle.

    2. a knifelike weapon; dagger or short sword.

    3. any blade for cutting, as in a tool or machine. verb (used with object), knifed, knifing.

    4. to apply a knife to; cut, stab, etc., with a knife.

    5. to attempt to defeat or undermine in a secret or underhanded way. verb (used without object), knifed, knifing.

    6. to move or cleave t


    "cuts can be knife."

    "attacks can be knife."

    "assaults can be knife."