chisel chisel  /ˈtʃɪ zəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge
  2. (v) engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud
  3. (v) deprive somebody of something by deceit
  4. (v) carve with a chisel

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Usage(s):

  1. But after several days, when he had heard no sound of hammer and chisel, the king flung open the doors.
  2. A chisel of the same size was used to mortise the rungs into the uprights.
  3. Creator of the chisel-toed footwear is Christian Dior's imperious impresario of shoe design.

News

  1. Stone exhibit enhances fest

    “Though we chisel away as best we can at the mysterious block from which our life is made, the black vein of destiny continually reappears.” — Victor Hugo BEDFORD ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Bedford Times-Mail

  2. New iPhone apps worth downloading: Clipchat, Chisel, Runaway: A Road Adventure

    The first notable game up for download today is fun new messenger Clipchat, which lets you share short video clips with your friends securely and hassle free. We've also got a fairly comprehensive note taking app for all you students called Chisel, and it's quite intuitive.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: appolicious

  3. New iPhone apps worth downloading: Chipchat, Chisel, Runaway: A Road Adventure

    The first notable game up for download today is fun new messenger Clipchat, which lets you share short video clips with your friends securely and hassle free. We've also got a fairly comprehensive note taking app for all you students called Chisel, and it's quite intuitive.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: appolicious

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Quotes

  1. "Roland wants an office. It's another thing to chisel on his Ramses II pyramid," said Judy Baar Topinka, a former Illinois state treasurer and Republican candidate for governor.
    on Jan 8, 2009 By: Judy Baar Topinka Source: FOXNews

  2. "He assured me that he wants to go to the bench without a political agenda, that he is not bringing a hammer and chisel to hammer away and chisel away on existing law, that he wants to decide each case as it comes before him," Nelson said.
    on Nov 2, 2005 By: Ben Nelson Source: FOXNews

  3. "I'm ahead of almost all the main contenders and I managed to chisel out a few seconds," Contador said.
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Alberto Contador Source: SI.com

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