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chis·el

chisel

 
pronunciation:
chI zl
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a metal tool with a sharp edge, used for cutting stone, wood, or metal.
 
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: chisels, chiseling, chiseled
definition: to cut or shape with a chisel.
He chiseled the stone to make a statue.
similar words:
carve
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  geology, rock, stone, tool