WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
sword•play /ˈsɔrdˌpleɪ/USA pronunciation   n. [uncountable]
  1. the action or technique of using a sword in fighting;
    fencing.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
sword•play  (sôrdplā′, sōrd-),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. the action or technique of wielding a sword;
    fencing.
swordplay′er, n. 
  • sword + play 1620–30


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

swordplay /ˈsɔːdˌpleɪ/ n
  1. the action or art of fighting with a sword
  2. verbal sparring



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