follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

steak knife

noun
1.
a sharp dinner knife the blade of which is made of steel and usually serrated, used in cutting meat.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for steak knife
  • She later told them that the defendant had come back into the house, grabbed a steak knife and a metal pipe, and headed outdoors.
  • Frightened, she placed a steak knife in her pants before going to answer the door.
  • Officers found a blood-stained steak knife on the corner of a nearby dresser.
  • The information received was that the suspect had a sword in one hand and a steak knife in the other hand.
  • She reached into a silverware drawer, pulled out a steak knife and a paring knife, and held one in each hand.
  • Everything checked okay in reference to a steak knife found in the roadway.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for steak knife

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for steak

9
9
Scrabble Words With Friends