noun (plural swordsmen)
A man who fights with a sword (typically with his level of skill specified): an expert swordsman
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- The line of troops went onward, and more small units and platoons of swordsmen and spearmen moved in for the battle.
- This swordplay had been going on ever since the beginning of the fight, the two expert swordsmen always striking and blocking with their swords in a creatively beautiful art.
- When you signed up, you were asked where you wanted to be, cavalry, archery, footmen, swordsmen, smiths.
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- If he had used real swordsmanship on Claymore instead of circus tricks, he would have lost easily.
- The many skills he excelled at included swordsmanship, lancing, use of the crossbow, rope-handling, riding a variety of animals, and the engineering of war.
- He taught swordsmanship at the Cavalry School.
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