from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A straight awl with chisel edge, used to make holes for brads, etc.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An awl used to make holes for brads.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an awl for making small holes for brads or small screws


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.