backswordsmen

backswordman

[bak-sawrd-muhn, -sohrd-]
noun, plural backswordmen.
a person who uses a backsword.
Also, backswordsman [bak-sawrdz-muhn, -sohrdz-] .


Origin:
1590–1600; backsword + man

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To backswordsmen
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: backswordsman
Next Definition: backtalk
Words Near: backswordsmen
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for backswordsmen
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing backswordsmen
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;