Noun sword has 1 sense
  1. sword, blade, brand, steel - a cutting or thrusting weapon with a long blade
    --1 is a kind of weapon, arm, weapon system
    --1 has parts:
     blade; foible; forte; haft, helve; hilt; point, tip, peak
    --1 has particulars:
     backsword; broadsword; cavalry sword, saber, sabre; cutlas, cutlass; Excalibur; falchion; fencing sword; rapier, tuck