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tool US English

A device or implement, especially one held in the hand, used to carry out a particular function

be tooled in tool US English

Impress a design on (leather, especially a leather book cover)

tool US Thesaurus

garden tools

air tool US English

An engineering tool driven by compressed air, usually from an airline.

edge tool US English

Any tool with a sharp cutting edge

hand tool US English

A tool held in the hand and operated without electricity or other power

meat tool US English

The penis.

pole tool US English

Each of a series of rods that can be linked together to support a drilling bit.

tool post US English

The post of a machine tool which holds a cutting tool steady

pebble tool US English

A simple tool made by chipping and shaping a pebble.

planer tool US English

A tool used for planing.

point tool US English

A tool with a pointed end.

power tool US English

(Originally) †a tool operated using more than manual power (obsolete); (now) specifically an electrically powered hand tool.

press tool US English

A tool for applying pressure.

round tool US English

A tool with a rounded or curved end.

tool pusher US English

A person who directs the drilling on an oil rig

tool steel US English

Hard steel of a quality used for making cutting tools

macaroni tool US English

A square-cutting woodcarving tool used for finishing recesses.

machine tool US English

A nonportable power tool, such as a lathe or milling machine, used for cutting or shaping metal, wood, or other material

parting tool US English

Any of various tools used for separating pieces of material or for trimming, cutting fine outlines, etc.

lettering tool US English

A tool for producing lettering; (Bookbinding) = pallet.

modelling tool US English

A tool used for modelling or working a material.

precision tool US English

A tool used for fine and precise work; also in extended use.

right side tool US English

A cutting tool which cuts from right to left.

retool US English

Equip (a factory) with new or adapted tools

toolbox US English

A box or container for keeping tools in

toolkit US English

A set of tools, especially one kept in a bag or box and used for a particular purpose

tooltip US English

A message that appears when a cursor is positioned over an icon, image, hyperlink, or other element in a graphical user interface

toolshed US English

A one-story structure, typically in a backyard, used for storing tools

tool shed in toolshed US English

A one-story structure, typically in a backyard, used for storing tools

multitool US English

A small device that incorporates several tools within a single unit

toolmaker US English

A maker of tools, especially a person who makes and maintains tools for use in a manufacturing process

not the sharpest knife in the drawer US English

Lacking intelligence; stupid

rounding-up tool in rounding up US English

; also attributive as rounding-up machine, rounding-up tool, etc.

quarter-hollow tool in quarter-hollow US English

A concave moulding that has an arc which is (approximately) a quarter circle; (also) an engraving tool used to make convex or concave mouldings (more fullyquarter-hollow tool).

quarter round tool in quarter-round US English

A convex moulding having an outline of a quarter-circle, an ovolo or echinus; also attributive, as quarter round moulding, quarter round tool, etc.