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chisel in Tools topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchiselchis‧el1 /ˈtʃɪzəl/ noun [countable]  TZa metal tool with a sharp edge, used to cut wood or stone
Examples from the Corpus
chiselFrom the hardware drawer in the kitchen I equipped myself with a hammer, a chisel, and a mean-looking screwdriver.She set it on the bench and raised hammer and chisel.The saws and planes and chisels and hammers were abandoned.Carvers' chisels differ from carpentry chisels in the way they are sharpened.Lorton put the box on the kitchen table and attacked the lock with an old chisel.Giving him a foolish little wave, she decided she'd better return the chisel before she forgot all about it.Returning the chisel to the bench, she turned to leave and came face to face with Leo's sister.