Synonyms of sword in English:

sword


See definition of sword

noun

1‘a ceremonial sword’

SYNONYMS

blade, steel

literary brand


Phrases

    cross swords

      SYNONYMS

      quarrel, disagree, have a dispute, wrangle, bicker, be at odds, be at loggerheads, lock horns, lock antlers

      fight, do battle, engage in conflict, contend

      challenge

      informal

      have a dust-up, have a scrap, have a barney

    put someone to the sword

      SYNONYMS

      kill, execute, put to death, murder, butcher, slaughter, annihilate, massacre, cut down, mow down

      literary

      slay