Definition of fretsaw in English:
A saw with a narrow blade stretched vertically on a frame, for cutting thin wood in patterns.
- One man laboriously cut the pierced decoration with a fretsaw and a variety of steel punches.
- Fretwork of the 1800's and early 1900's was done with hand fretsaws or foot-powered scroll saws.
- Ilya is requesting a loan of $1,000 to purchase some new equipment, such as electric drills and fretsaws because the tools he's been using are old and need frequent repairs.
Definition of fretsaw in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India