Murray added: “Schneiderman is bringing a knife to a gunfight.”
After the match, he started fighting with my cousin, and he took out a knife and he killed him.
The knife was recovered in the immediate vicinity of the attack.
The knife she uses, left over from a previous struggle with Dan, is covered in his finger prints.
The knife, which has always been a dubious piece of evidence will likely remain so.
Conan stepped forward, sheathing his knife, and the other roared a greeting.
He made signs for me to give him the knife, but I could not, as we were very short of knives.
This romantic fancy had saved him from the assassin's knife.
It was brought—but, by order of the huissier, only one knife was placed on the table.
It would be delicious to see that girl Taia bared to the knife.
late Old English cnif, probably from Old Norse knifr, from Proto-Germanic *knibaz (cf. Middle Low German knif, Middle Dutch cnijf, German kneif), of uncertain origin. To further confuse the etymology, there also are forms in -p-, e.g. Dutch knijp, German kneip. French canif "penknife" (mid-15c.) is borrowed from Middle English or Norse.
1865, from knife (n.). Related: Knifed; knifing.
(1.) Heb. hereb, "the waster," a sharp instrument for circumcision (Josh. 5:2, 3, lit. "knives of flint;" comp. Ex. 4:25); a razor (Ezek. 5:1); a graving tool (Ex. 20:25); an axe (Ezek. 26:9). (2.) Heb. maakeleth, a large knife for slaughtering and cutting up food (Gen. 22:6, 10; Prov. 30:14). (3.) Heb. sakkin, a knife for any purpose, a table knife (Prov. 23:2). (4.) Heb. mahalaph, a butcher's knife for slaughtering the victims offered in sacrifice (Ezra 1:9). (5.) Smaller knives (Heb. ta'ar, Jer. 36:26) were used for sharpening pens. The pruning-knives mentioned in Isa. 18:5 (Heb. mizmaroth) were probably curved knives.