Definition of cudgel:
pommel, batter, club, billy club, hit, defeat, rung, thump, bastinado, worst, pound, goad, stun, switch, overcome, staff, rod, strike, flog, smack, thrash, fustigate, conquer, scourge, spank, bludgeon, chastise, cosh, battering ram, bat, belabor, truncheon, sap, boomerang, brass knuckles, vanquish, knobkierie, billy, surpass, baton, whip, beat, castigate, punch, blunt instrument, shillelagh, cane, waddy, nightstick, bullwhip, smite, bruise, beat up.
- "The Firm of Girdlestone", Arthur Conan Doyle.
Mr. O'Connor, having thus expressed himself, departed; and Neal stood, with the cudgel in his hand, looking at the door out of which he passed, with an expression of fierceness, contempt, and reflection strongly blended on the ruins of his once heroic visage.- "Stories by English Authors: Ireland", Various.
- "When London Burned", G. A. Henty.