chainsaw chainsaw  /ˈtʃeɪn ˌsɔ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) portable power saw; teeth linked to form an endless chain

Usage(s):

  1. Brazil just announced that deforestation is on track to double this year; Carter, a Texas cowboy with all the subtlety of a chainsaw, says it's going to get worse fast.
  2. That would be a daunting stunt, like juggling a chainsaw, a watermelon and an audience's impatience.

News

  1. Police: Woman used chainsaw to scare kids

    WINFIELD, Mo., June 12 (UPI) -- Authorities in Missouri allege a woman charged with felony harassment used a ski mask and a chainsaw to frighten neighborhood children.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Woman accused of threatening kids with chainsaw

    A Missouri woman is jailed on charges she threatened neighborhood children with a chainsaw. Lynn Marie Herzog, 50, of Winfield, faces charges of felony harassment of a child under 17, St. Louis TV station KTVI reported. Court documents accuse her of screaming and cursing at her neighbors while wearing a ski mask and shaking a chainsaw at them from her yard on McClay Road outside of Winfield ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Local 6 Orlando

  3. Chainsaw art to benefit West High

    TRACY - Ray Schulz, a chainsaw artist, will carve two 5-foot black bears between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. June 18, at the Black Bear Diner, 2351 Toste Road in Tracy.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Stockton Record

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Quotes

  1. "This policy takes a chainsaw to Kevin Rudd's credibility on climate change," Senator Brown said in a statement. "Voters alarmed about the loss of this nation's living heritage and the impact of burning forests on climate change will have to...
    on Jul 23, 2007 By: Bob Brown Source: The Age

  2. "I don't believe that was related to the G20. Please, everyone, make the observation that the crossbow and chainsaw are not related and everything else is," he pointed out.
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Bill Blair Source: CityNews

  3. Cage says "we could play it in front of you five, 10 or 20 times and show you different versions of this scene." "In one version we could kill him, we could have used a screwdriver or chainsaw, there are different ways of killing him inside...
    on Aug 25, 2008 By: David Cage Source: Digital Life

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