Definition of épée in English:

épée

noun

  • 1A sharp-pointed dueling sword, designed for thrusting and used, with the end blunted, in fencing.

    1. 1.1 The sport of fencing with an épée.

Origin

Late 19th century: French, ‘sword’, from Old French espee (see spay).

Pronunciation

épée

/eˈpā//ɛˈpeɪ/