Definition of emery board in English:

emery board

Line breaks: emery board


A strip of thin wood or card coated with emery or another abrasive and used as a nail file.
More example sentences
  • And after you finish cutting them, smooth them out with an emery board.
  • Then use an emery board for smoothing any rough edges.
  • Slightly buff your fingernails with an emery board to ‘roughen’ them up.

Definition of emery board in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day oleaginous
Pronunciation: ˌəʊlɪˈadʒɪnəs
rich in, covered with, or producing oil; oily