Meaning of DAGGER in English


n.1 a short stabbing-weapon with a pointed and edged blade.

2 Printing OBELUS.

Phrases and idioms:

at daggers drawn in bitter enmity. look daggers at glare angrily or venomously at.

Etymology: ME, perh. f. obs. dag pierce, infl. by OF dague long dagger

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.