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Synonyms for dagger
ˈdæg ərdag·ger

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Princeton's WordNet1.5 / 4 votes

  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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  1. daggernoun

    Synonyms:
    poniard, dirk, stiletto

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  1. daggernoun

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "dagger":

    knife, sword

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  1. List of known nicknames for "Dagger":

    Anders "Dagger" Sandberg, Anders Sandberg

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#6792sword
#8323sticker
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How to use dagger in a sentence?

  1. Bettina Tremmel:

    The discovery of the dagger was emotional. We were lost for words, imagine: Though thousands of Roman soldiers were stationed in Haltern over almost 15 years or more, there are only a few finds of weapons, especially complete and intact ones.

  2. Nathan Adrian:

    When I had a bad practice before, it was a little bit of a dagger in the heart. I would be very, very affected by that, now, I just want to go home and immediately give my wife and baby a hug and a kiss.

  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. David Horowitz:

    Sanctuary campuses are not only part of a radical attack on America’s social, political, and educational establishment but a dagger aimed at the rule of law and the nation’s safety.

  5. Nathaniel Dominy:

    You'd think that men would be incentivized to use the best dagger possible once their life is on the line, it provoked the question : did they differ in terms of their mechanical efficiency ?


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