Definitions for knifepointˈnaɪfˌpɔɪnt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

knife•pointˈnaɪfˌpɔɪnt(n.)

  1. the point of a knife.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Idioms for knifepoint:

  1. at knifepoint,under threat of being harmed with a knife:

    hostages held at knifepoint.

    Category: Idiom

Origin of knifepoint:

1910–15

Wiktionary

  1. knifepoint(Noun)

    The pointed end of a knife.

  2. Origin: knife + point

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