Definition of emery board in English:

emery board

Syllabification: em·er·y board


  • A strip of thin wood or card coated with emery or another abrasive and used as a nail file.
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    • 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.

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