Definition of Handsaw

1. Noun. A saw used with one hand for cutting wood.




Definition of Handsaw

1. n. A saw used with one hand.

Definition of Handsaw

1. Noun. A saw small enough to be used by one hand. ¹

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Definition of Handsaw

1. a saw used manually [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Handsaw

handrails
handraised
handrest
handroll
hands
hands-down
hands-free
hands-off
hands-on
hands down
hands in
hands off
hands out
hands over
hands up
handsaw (current term)
handsaw fish
handsaws
handsbreadth
handsbreadths
handscreened
handscroll
handscrolls
handsel
handseled
handseling
handselled
handselling
handsels
handset

Literary usage of Handsaw

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1. Wood-using Industries of New York by John Tyre Harris (1913)
"L axe or a handsaw, and cut and haul the stock to the factory during the winter months. Cigar box lumber, on the other hand, is generally produced from the ..."

2. John Ploughman's Pictures: Or, More of His Plain Talk for Plain People by Charles Haddon Spurgeon (1896)
"... A handsaw IS A GOOD THING, BUT NOT TO SHAVE WITH. OUR friend will cut more than he will eat, and shave off something more than hair, and then he will ..."

3. Dyke's Automobile and Gasoline Engine Encyclopedia by Andrew Lee Dyke (1920)
"The handsaw taper single cat file, tapers to a small point. ... The handsaw taper doable cat file is another triangular file with teeth "double-cut" and ..."

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