Noun(1) a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
(1) Kenneth Scott, an emeritus professor of law at Stanford University, recalls Director as a man of gentleness but also a rapier intellect.(2) The real leader is the drummer who makes a super testament to rock, full of passion and rapier wit.(3) As you can see, this is already shaping up to be a winner for subtlety and rapier wit.(4) The first part of Palladini's work is devoted solely to the use of the single sword or rapier .(5) He can go head to head and throw intellectual punches, or deliver rapier wit with ironic finesse.(6) I don't know everything about Oscar Wilde but from what I remember his rapier wit was not much honed by a four-hour stopover in Kuala Lumpur.(7) The one that caught my attention was a woman wearing green and carrying a long, thin, lightweight sword, a rapier to be exact.(8) Shrum, who emerged as a leading voice for Gore during a tour of talk shows after the August convention, is known for rapier instincts.(9) Both characters possess a rapier wit, and lash out with reckless abandon, and both films wisely recognize their cynicism as a defense mechanism.(10) If by some chance you attract un-cool people, you manage to shake them off with your rapier wit.(11) Anyway, I'll try again tonight to come up with some devastatingly clever pun that befits my rapier wit.(12) If you fancy a duel of words with a lippy French barman while he mixes you something long and cool, then this is the place to unsheathe your rapier wit.(13) It has been blessed with the honor of hosting my new web site and you, my loving fans, have been blessed with my rapier wit and timely sense of humor for at least a day.(14) But at least the liner notes are comprehensive, informative and packed with Fat Mike's rapier wit.(15) Derek Flint satirizes and skewers mid '60s America with rapier precision.(16) Webb's sharp script is laced with a rapier wit that is blacker than the Dark Ages.
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