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sawsaw3 ●●○ verb (past tense sawed, past participle sawn /sɔːn $ sɒːn/ or sawed American English) [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 TBCCUTto cut something using a saw 🔊 She was in the backyard sawing logs.saw through 🔊 He sawed through a power cable by mistake.see thesaurus at cut saw at something saw something ↔ off saw something ↔ up→ See Verb table
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sawWe had to saw the wood to the right length, and then nail the pieces together.It took all morning to saw up the logs.saw throughThe prisoners escaped by sawing through the bars in their cell.