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Knives Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Knives Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A knife is a metal tool with a sharpened metal blade that is used to cut all sorts of things. The plural form of "knife" is "knives."

There are many kinds of knives, depending what is to be cut. With the right knife, the cuts you want to make will happen faster and more easily. With the wrong kind of knife, it will take more effort to perform the same amount of work. When a knife is too small to cut something, a saw, axe, or power tool may be needed.



'Knives' example sentence in quotations


* As surgeons keep their instruments and knives always at hand for cases requiring immediate treatment, so shouldst thou have thy thoughts ready to understand things divine and human, remembering in thy every act, even the smallest, how close is the bond that unites the two. - Marcus Aurelius Antoninus


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  • Knives out in Sunrise’s spin on ‘fat’ attack
    THE knives were out in earnest yesterday after this writer penned and published a piece about the imminent ­demise of Channel 7’s prime time show Bringing Sexy Back. Read more on this news related to 'Knives'
  • Biometric Security And Bowie Knives
    One of the discussions that comes up repeatedly in security circles is how to replace the venerable username/password method of providing access control. People are creatures of habit and more often than naught they will pick passwords that are easily remembered and just as easily guessed. So, how do we build a better mouse trap? There has to be a better way. Read more on this news related to 'Knives'
  • Amnesty sees 400 knives handed in
    More than 400 knives have been handed in to police in Lancashire since a month long amnesty started. Read more on this news related to 'Knives'

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