Meaning of épée
Pronunciation: (ā-pā', ep'ā), [key]
— n. Fencing.
- a rapier with a three-sided blade and a guard over the tip.
- the art or sport of fencing with an épée, points being made by touching any part of the opponent's body with the tip of the weapon.
Pronunciation: (ā-pā'), [key]
- 1712–89, French priest and teacher of the deaf: pioneer in the development of sign language.
- epee (Thesaurus)