Definition of 'poniard'
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Looking down, he saw a poniard held steadily in Sergeant Kuke's hand. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)Instantly Kuke called out a warning, and the poniard was at Sam's neck, and his right arm pinioned behind him. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Jacoby swiftly drew a poniard from his belt and drove it into McCraken's stomach. RISE OF A MERCHANT PRINCE: BOOK TWO OF THE SERPENTWAR SAGA (2001)
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Used Rarely. poniard is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of poniard from the Collins English Dictionary
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