An angry peasant made a slash at him with a billhook.
"The Snare" by Rafael Sabatini
Let some of the men take billhooks and axes down with them, and cut poles.
"Won by the Sword" by G.A. Henty
In his insane fury he had attempted to slash at one of my men with a billhook he carried.
"How I Found Livingstone" by Henry M. Stanley
So I examined billhook and quarterstaff, and at last said I knew them.
"A Thane of Wessex" by Charles W. Whistler
That and a billhook stuck in his belt were his only weapons.
"King Olaf's Kinsman" by Charles Whistler
X. was violated by four soldiers, who broke in the door of her room with the help of a billhook.
"Current History, A Monthly Magazine" by New York Times
But though they were landed, there was little more to be done, unless they had been provided with billhooks to clear the way.
"Middy and Ensign" by G. Manville Fenn
Mr Billhook had taken the telescope and was narrowly examining the stranger.
"The Missing Ship" by W. H. G. Kingston
I dare say, if we were to take billhooks and cut and hack away the branches, we should find it soon enough.
"Crown and Sceptre" by George Manville Fenn
Yes; bring a billhook.
"Thereby Hangs a Tale" by George Manville Fenn
What a noble tree an elm is, if its branches are spared by the billhook of pruner or axe of woodman!
"The Cruise of the Land-Yacht "Wanderer"" by Gordon Stables
He turned with his billhook in his hand.
"Folle-Farine" by Ouida