sword-play

  • 1 sword|play — «SRD PLAY, SOHRD », noun. the action, practice, or art of wielding a sword; fencing: »The large Stratford company…manage swordplay and panoplied pageantry with great facility (Newsweek) …

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  • 2 sword|play|er — «SRD PLAY uhr, SOHRD », noun. a person skilled in swordplay; fencer …

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  • 3 sword·play — /ˈsoɚdˌpleı/ noun [noncount] : the art or skill of fighting with a sword …

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  • 5 Play — Play, n. 1. Amusement; sport; frolic; gambols. [1913 Webster] 2. Any exercise, or series of actions, intended for amusement or diversion; a game. [1913 Webster] John naturally loved rough play. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or practice of… …

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  • 6 Play actor — Play Play, n. 1. Amusement; sport; frolic; gambols. [1913 Webster] 2. Any exercise, or series of actions, intended for amusement or diversion; a game. [1913 Webster] John naturally loved rough play. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or… …

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  • 7 Play debt — Play Play, n. 1. Amusement; sport; frolic; gambols. [1913 Webster] 2. Any exercise, or series of actions, intended for amusement or diversion; a game. [1913 Webster] John naturally loved rough play. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or… …

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  • 8 Play of colors — Play Play, n. 1. Amusement; sport; frolic; gambols. [1913 Webster] 2. Any exercise, or series of actions, intended for amusement or diversion; a game. [1913 Webster] John naturally loved rough play. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or… …

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  • 9 Play pleasure — Play Play, n. 1. Amusement; sport; frolic; gambols. [1913 Webster] 2. Any exercise, or series of actions, intended for amusement or diversion; a game. [1913 Webster] John naturally loved rough play. Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 3. The act or… …

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  • 10 Sword of the Stars — Developer(s) Kerberos Productions Publisher(s) Parado …

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  • 11 sword dance — sword dancer. any of various dances, usually performed by men, in which swords are ceremonially flourished or are laid on the ground and danced around. [1595 1605] * * * Folk dance by men, with swords or two handled blades, expressing themes such …

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  • 12 Sword of Fargoal — was a computer game written in 1982 by Jeff McCord. The November 1996 anniversary issue of Computer Gaming World listed Sword of Fargoal as #147 on the Top 150 Best Video Games of All Time. [ [http://www.cdaccess.com/html/pc/150best.htm Computer… …

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  • 13 Play — Play, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Played}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Playing}.] [OE. pleien, AS. plegian, plegan, to play, akin to plega play, game, quick motion, and probably to OS. plegan to promise, pledge, D. plegen to care for, attend to, be wont, G.… …

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  • 14 Sword and Sorceress series — The Sword and Sorceress series is a series of fantasy anthologies edited by Marion Zimmer Bradley. As she explained in the foreword to the first volume, she created the anthology to redress the lack of strong female protagonists in the sub genre… …

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  • 15 sword dances —    Those found in England are called linked or hilt and point dances to distinguish them from other types of dance using real swords. In the linked sword dance, participants hold the handle of their own sword in one hand, and the point of their… …

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  • 16 Sword of Aragon — Infobox VG title = Sword of Aragon developer = Strategic Simulations, Inc. publisher = Strategic Simulations, Inc. designer = engine = released = vgrelease|NA=vgy|1989 genre = Computer role playing game, Turn Based Strategy Game modes = Single… …

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  • 17 Sword of Orion — Bigfinishbox title=Sword of Orion series=Doctor Who number=17 featuring=Eighth Doctor Charley Pollard writer=Nicholas Briggs director=Nicholas Briggs producer=Gary Russell Jason Haigh Ellery executive producer=Jacqueline Rayner production code=8C …

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  • 18 Sword — For other uses, see Sword (disambiguation) and Swords (disambiguation). Swiss longsword, 15th or 16th century A sword is a bladed weapon (edged weapon) used primarily for cutting or thrusting. The precise definition of the term varies with the… …

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  • 19 Sword of Mana — Infobox VG| title = Sword of Mana developer = Brownie Brown publisher = JPN Square Enix NA Nintendo designer = Koichi Ishii (producer, game design) Takeo Oin (director) Shinichi Kameoka (character design, scenario arrangement) Kenji Ito… …

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  • 20 Sword of Destiny — Infobox Arrested Development episode episode name = Sword of Destiny episode no = 2AJD17 airdate = March 27, 2005 writer = Brad Copeland director = Peter Lauer on the next = Michael gets a new roommate, and the FBI finds footage more troublesome… …

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