Translation of "drill" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /drɪl/ us /drɪl/

a machine for making holes in a hard substance

きり, ドリル
an electric drill
verb uk /drɪl/ us /drɪl/

to make a hole in a hard substance using a special tool

Billy drilled a hole in the wall.
The engineers were drilling for oil.

(Translation of “drill” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)