Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Knife"

The meaning of "Knife" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa as sharp as a knife?
A: 「頭がいい。」でしょう。それとも、「切ない。」

Sharpはsmartと同じ意味です。

しかし、文脈によれば、この文は「心ない・切ない」という意味も出来ます。例えば、「His words were as sharp as a knife.」
Q: O que significa knives out?
A: from a song, they usually omit certain words to make it blend together with the rhythm. However in this case, the full sentence is “get your knives out”.

the verb here is “get”.
Q: O que significa a knife through warm butter?
A: That means someone looks professional doing something (very quickly, easily).
Q: O que significa What does it mean ' quick to get under the knife?
A: “Under the knife” means to have a surgical procedure done. If someone is “quick to get under the knife”, they are eager to have a surgery of some sort.
Q: O que significa Where do you keep the knives people forget they're traveling with??
A: It means *people carelessly bring their knives

Example sentences using "Knife"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com The knives are out.
A: At first the spelling contest was friendly but now the knives are out.

The knives are metaphorical of course!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com knife.
A: Knives are sharp.
(Subject) are (Adjective)
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com knife.
A: Be careful with that knife.

That knife is sharp.

The knife is made in Japan.

Synonyms of "Knife" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre This knife is used to separate meat from bones. e This knife is used for separating meat from bones. ?
A: There's not much difference, though "This knife is used to separate meat from bones." means that is the only purpose for the knife, while "This knife is used for separating meat from bones." can be used in a temporary sense. There's truly not much difference though.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre paring knife e fruit knife ?
A: I don't think we call anything a "fruit knife". A paring knife is a small knife with a very slim blade used for precise cutting, like carving the pit or core out of a fruit.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre A knife being found in his car. e A knife was found in his car. ?
A: to make you understand better: think of this "the action of being in that place, the fact that exists"
Q: Qual é a diferença entre fork & knife e cutlery ?
A: yes, you can ask for cutlery in a restaurant. the server should have already given it to you though.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre Knife e a knife ?
A: @ConfusedPuppy.

Knife is the object
and A Knife is when you're talking about it.

you don't say: "There is knife laying on the table."

you say: "There is a knife laying on the table"

it will also state that there is only one knife

Translations of "Knife"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Japonês? I don't go out without my favorite knife
A: @locaera
外に出るときゃ、お気に入りのナイフと一緒だぜ
how’s that?:)
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? knife
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How do you say "knife"
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? The knife has острое blade. Can I say so: You diven me knife with stupid blade. We need to use a very hot blade.This is said correctly or funny
A: нельзя так. острое = sharp, тупое = dull. you've given me a dull blade. we need to use a very sharp blade.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? knife (pronunciation)
A: Here you go: http://forvo.com/word/knife/#en :)

Other questions about "Knife"

Q: Cutting the Kagami-Mochi with the knife must be avoided doing that, because it reminds Seppuku. soa natural?
A: ​​Cutting Kagami-Mochi with a knife must be avoided, because it reminds of Seppuku.
Q: I want a knife to sharpen my pencile ( ).

It ( ) to be seen whether you are right.


What goes in blank space ?
I have no idea...
A: the first sentence does not need anything added to be right. the second sentence would be "it (remains) to be seen whether you are right.
Q: do you have got a knife? soa natural?
A: Do you have a knife?

Or:

Have you got a knife?
Q: This knife is blunt.

or

This knife doesn't cut.

or

This knife won't cut. soa natural?
A: All of them mean the same thing but they are just said in different ways
Q: If I am left-handed, can I hold the knife in the left hand when eating western-style food?
A: Sure! Why not?

It is cultural norm not to do that in certain countries, like India and some of the Arab world.

In the West, though, it's no problem.

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