Sentence Examples with the word fencer

He became an expert fencer and he organized at Annapolis the first eight-oared crew, of which he was for two years captain.

The fencer who demanded a contest according to the rules of fencing was the French army; his opponent who threw away the rapier and snatched up the cudgel was the Russian people; those who try to explain the matter according to the rules of fencing are the historians who have described the event.