What does the word Knives mean?

Usage examples for Knives

  1. They drew their knives. – Legends of the Rhine by Wilhelm Ruland
  2. If the women put down their knives, it was only to take up their knitting. – Our Journey to the Hebrides by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
  3. The thought of you has been like knives in me. – Erik Dorn by Ben Hecht