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Slang

blade

This page is about the slang term blade

Meaning

a knife

For example

  • The boys were searched by the police, and Arnie was arrested for carrying a knife. He said, "I never knew havin' a blade was illegal."

  • Knives are not allowed in prison, but prisoners are very good at making their own blades from whatever materials they can find.

Quick Quiz

Lots of teenage boys are carrying blades these days. They seem to think it's cool to

a. carry a deadly weapon

b. go ice-skating

c. shave themselves a lot

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Contributor: Matt Errey