Knifepoint definition

nīfpoint
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The sharp end of a knife.
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The pointed end of a knife.
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at knifepoint
  • Under threat of being stabbed or cut with a knife:
    Was mugged at knifepoint.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
knifepoint
Plural:
knifepoints

Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

Origin of knifepoint