English to French Meaning :: knife

Knife :
couteau
couteau, fil, épéepoignarder, donner un coup de couteau, tuer qn à coups de couteau - couteaucouteaupoignardésknifesknifing
 
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Noun(1) Edge tool used as a cutting instrument(2) Has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle(3) A weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point(4) Any long thin projection that is transient(5) Cutting tool
Verb(1) Use a knife on(2) Stab with pointed tool

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(1) Solomon put his knife and fork neatly by the side of his plate and sipped a glass of Chablis.(2) Using a sharp knife , peel, core and slice the apples into thin wedges.(3) Jake was carrying a sharp kitchen knife from his grandmother's house.(4) The number of arrests for possessing a knife or other weapon dropped from 99 to 54.(5) A Londoner was caught in Stansted airport with a cosh, a knife , and teargas spray.(6) Peel the grapefruit and, using a serrated knife , cut out individual sections so that no white pith remains.(7) Det Chief Supt David Hunter said police had retrieved the murder weapon, a knife .(8) The machine has a knife which cuts open the fabric lengthwise as fast as it knits and is self acting.(9) The homeowner and one suspect were treated for knife wounds at Lions Gate Hospital.(10) Both occupants, believed to be armed with a gun and a small knife or machete, escaped on foot and were still at large last night.(11) My guts still feel like the surgeon's knife is still in them.(12) Detectives yesterday revealed she had been u251cu00f6u251cu00e7u251cu2510savagelyu251cu00f6u251cu00e7u251cu00fb murdered with a knife or similar weapon in a frenzied attack.(13) Williams admitted six robberies and both admitted having a knife as an offensive weapon.(14) He was chased on to the roundabout by a masked gang where he was attacked with at least three weapons including a knife and axe.(15) Research by restaurant chain Brewsters claims that a quarter of children under 11 eat with their fingers instead of using a knife or fork.(16) The 16-year-old girl was dragged into an alleyway and sexually assaulted by a man brandishing a knife , police said.
Related Words
(1) pocket knife ::
couteau de poche
(2) sharp knife ::
couteau bien aiguisé
(3) butter knife ::
couteau à beurre
(4) knife and fork ::
couteau et une fourchette
(5) putty knife ::
couteau de vitrier
(6) kitchen knife ::
couteau de cuisine
(7) carving knife ::
couteau à graver
(8) utility knife ::
couteau tout usage
(9) bread knife ::
couteau à pain
Synonyms
Noun
1. cutting tool ::
Outil de coupe
2. blade ::
lame
3. cutter ::
coupeur
Verb
4. stab ::
poignarder
5. hack ::
pirater
8. slash ::
sabrer
9. lacerate ::
lacérer
10. cut ::
Couper
11. pierce ::
transpercer
12. jab ::
coup
13. stick ::
bâton
14. spike ::
pointe
15. impale ::
empaler
16. transfix ::
transpercer
17. bayonet ::
baïonnette
18. spear ::
lance
Different Forms
knife, knifed, knifes, knifing
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

Let me slice this Swiss cheese
with my Swiss Army knife...

Let me slice this Swiss cheese with my Swiss Army KNIFE...

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 15


First time I met her,
she put a knife to my throat.

First time I met her, she put a KNIFE to my throat.

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 6


Ser Davos said you took a knife
in the heart for your people.

Ser Davos said you took a KNIFE in the heart for your people.

Game of Thrones Season 7, Episode 5


before they cut my balls off with a hot knife -

before they cut my balls off with a hot KNIFE -

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 9


Snort meth off a bowie knife?

Snort meth off a bowie KNIFE?

Breaking Bad Season 2, Episode 5


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