chisel Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"chisel" in British English

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chiselnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈtʃɪz.əl/
a ​tool with a ​longmetalblade that has a ​sharpedge for ​cuttingwood, ​stone, etc.

chiselverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈtʃɪz.əl/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to use a chisel: She chiselled a ​figure out of the ​marble.
(Definition of chisel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chiselnoun [C]

 us   /ˈtʃɪz·əl/
a ​tool with a ​long, ​metalblade that has a ​sharpedge for ​cutting esp. ​wood or ​stone

chiselverb [T]

 us   /ˈtʃɪz·əl/
to ​cut with a chisel
(Definition of chisel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chisel”
in Korean 정…
in Arabic إزميل…
in Malaysian pahat…
in French ciseau…
in Russian стамеска, резец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鑿子, 鏨子…
in Italian scalpello…
in Turkish keski, iskarpela…
in Polish dłuto…
in Spanish cincel…
in Vietnamese cái đục…
in Portuguese cinzel…
in Thai สิ่ว…
in German der Meißel…
in Catalan cisell…
in Japanese (木や石を彫る)のみ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 凿子, 錾子…
in Indonesian pahat…
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