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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Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.