There are 2 translations of chisel in Spanish:

chisel1

Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪzəl/

n

  • (for stone) cincel (m); (for wood) formón (m), escoplo (m)
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    • They would also have used tools such as planes, axes, adzes, draw knives, wedges, knives, chisels, hammers, mallets, awls, gouges, and spoon augers (a type of drill).
    • This type of leather craft involves hand tools like a chisel and hammer to create intricate designs.
    • Carpenters had mallets, hammers, drills, chisels, scrapers, planes, and copper saws at their disposal.

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There are 2 translations of chisel in Spanish:

chisel2

vt ( (British English/inglés británico) -ll-)

  • 1 1.1 [stone] cincelar; [wood/metal] labrar, tallar; [groove/slot/inscription] grabar, cincelar the statue was chiseled out of granite la estatua estaba esculpida en granito
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    • Way back in the early days of the last century it was chiselled into shape in Pairc Mor Wood or Garrdha Chill.
    • Two huge standing Buddhas were chiselled into the cliff more than 1,500 years ago in the central Bamiyan Valley on the ancient Silk Route linking Europe and Central Asia.
    • Then he chips and chisels the block, carving out the small figurines.
    1.2
    (chiseled past participle of/participio pasado de)
    his finely chiseled features sus finamente cincelados or dibujados rasgos
  • 2 (cheat) [slang/argot] to chisel sb out of sth birlarle or (in Colombia also/en Colombia también) tumbarle algo a algn [colloquial/familiar]
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    • On our job the pay rate for new construction was significantly higher than for repairs, so the company chiseled us by classifying everything as repairs.
    • Do you think you can chisel me out of a fortune and then prance over here and try me on like a secondhand suit?
    • Remember, if you to try to chisel me here I'm gonna slice you up.

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Word of the day deteriorar
vt
los conflictos laborales han deteriorado nuestras relaciones = the labor disputes have damaged our relations …
Cultural fact of the day

Palacio de Oriente, also known as the Palacio Real, is the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. The Royal Family now lives in the Palacio de la Zarzuela, on the outskirts of Madrid.