What is cavalry sword?

  • (noun): A stout sword with a curved blade and thick back.
    Synonyms: saber, sabre

Famous quotes containing the words sword and/or cavalry:

    Rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
    Bible: Hebrew, Proverbs 12:18.

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    Who charge within the bosom
    The Cavalry of Woe.
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