Definition of blade:
- A sharp- witted, dashing, wild, or reckless, fellow; - a word of somewhat indefinite meaning.
- Properly, the leaf, or flat part of the leaf, of any plant, especially of gramineous plants. The term is sometimes applied to the spire of grasses.
- The broad part of an oar; also, one of the projecting arms of a screw propeller.
- The cutting part of an instrument; as, the blade of a knife or a sword.
- The flat part of the tongue immediately behind the tip, or point.
- The four large shell plates on the sides, and the five large ones of the middle, of the carapace of the sea turtle, which yield the best tortoise shell.
- The principal rafters of a roof.
- The scapula or shoulder blade.
- To furnish with a blade.
- To put forth or have a blade.
stigma, leaf blade, lamina, knife, shoot, steel, mark, web, flag, brand, leaf, trade name, wind vane, sword, firebrand, vane, marque, razor, weathervane, stain, weather vane, sharp, make, brand name, edge.
- fop (part of speech: noun)
- perforator (part of speech: noun)
- "The Man-Wolf and Other Tales", Emile Erckmann and Alexandre Chatrian.
They were always found dead in the attitude of sleep; the countenance being tranquil and composed, not a blade of grass disturbed by struggling; nor did any circumstance evidence that pain or suffering was endured.- "The American Reformed Cattle Doctor", George Dadd.
- "Old Jack", W.H.G. Kingston.