What does the word chisel mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To cut; carve.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A cutting - tool with a beveled edge.

Usage examples for chisel

  1. 147. Hodder's Hoof Chisel. – Diseases of the Horse's Foot by Harry Caulton Reeks
  2. Donal hurried away to get a hammer and chisel, and a pail to put the broken plaster in. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald
  3. It's not the water, Captain Spike- I wish they would come with the chisel. – Jack Tier or The Florida Reef by James Fenimore Cooper