noun. a fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade.
- épée (French)
- espee (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Example sentences of the word epee
1. Noun, singular or mass
There are three types of weapons used in fencing: the soil, the epee and the saber.
That's because, in epee fencing, also called freestyle fencing, any part of the body is fair game for scoring points.