Meaning of DAGGER in English

DAGGER

transcription, транскрипция: [ dægə(r) ]

( daggers)

1.

A dagger is a weapon like a knife with two sharp edges.

N-COUNT

2.

If you say that two people are at daggers drawn , you mean they are having an argument and are still very angry with each other. ( BRIT )

She and her mother were at daggers drawn.

PHRASE

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