Definition of cleaver in English:
A tool with a heavy broad blade, used by butchers for chopping meat.
- The victim then broke free and ran back into his house, before returning with a meat cleaver and a kitchen knife.
- He got a larger knife - a meat cleaver - for protection, and to frighten the other man, and returned to the room.
- When you take it out, don't touch the meat with a cleaver or knife.