Definition of lightsabre in English:


Line breaks: light|sabre
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪtseɪbə
(also liɡhtsaber)


  • (In science fiction) a sword whose blade is in the form of a laser or powerful beam of light, as used by the Jedi knights in the Star Wars films.
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    • It allows us to momentarily believe that lightsabers, light speed, and the Force are real.
    • These are swords, not lightsabers.
    • All those explosions, laser beams and lightsabers in modern movies are created by computers, lots of them.

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