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Synonyms for dagger
ˈdæg ərdag·ger

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dagger, stickernoun

    a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing

    Synonyms:
    thorn, spikelet, paster, spine, pricker, poser, sticker, toughie, stumper, prickle, gummed label, obelisk

  2. dagger, obelisknoun

    a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote

    Synonyms:
    sticker, obelisk

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. daggernoun

    Synonyms:
    poniard, dirk, stiletto

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. daggernoun

    Synonyms:
    stiletto, poniard, bowie knife, dirk, obelisk

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "dagger":

    knife, sword

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Dagger":

    Anders "Dagger" Sandberg, Anders Sandberg

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How to use dagger in a sentence?

  1. Idiom:

    Honey in the mouth, Dagger in the stomach

  2. Tyron Edwards:

    The slanderer and the assassin differ only in the weapon they use; with the one it is the dagger, with the other the tongue. The former is worse that the latter, for the last only kills the body, while the other murders the reputation.

  3. Ellen Molekane:

    The maintenance of national security in general and the conduct of intelligence work, in particular, is not the Cold War era, cloak-and-dagger myth which is continuously advanced by the popular media.

  4. President Tayyip Erdogan:

    Daesh is a dagger plunged into the chest of Muslims. Whoever gives support to this group, whether out of sectarian fanaticism or another motive, commits the same sin.

  5. President Tayyip Erdogan:

    Using sacred Islam's name, exploiting it, this terrorist group which spills Muslim blood has gone as far as attacking the town where the mosque and blessed remains of our Prophet are located, daesh is a dagger plunged into the chest of Muslims. Whoever gives support to this group, whether out of sectarian fanaticism or another motive, commits the same sin.

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