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Synonyms for knifenaɪf; naɪvz

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. knife(noun)

    edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle


  2. knife(noun)

    a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point


  3. tongue, knife(verb)

    any long thin projection that is transient

    "tongues of flame licked at the walls"; "rifles exploded quick knives of fire into the dark"

    tongue, natural language, glossa, lingua, spit, knife, clapper

  4. knife, stab(verb)

    use a knife on

    "The victim was knifed to death"

    prod, dig, knife, stab, poke, jab

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

knives, blade, dagger, shiv, messer, scalpel, cutter, stab, razor, dao

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