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a hacksaw

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EtymologyEdit

hack +‎ saw. Attested since 1867.[1]

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

hacksaw (plural hacksaws)

  1. A saw, with a blade that is put under tension, for cutting metal

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VerbEdit

hacksaw (third-person singular simple present hacksaws, present participle hacksawing, simple past hacksawed, past participle hacksawed or hacksawn)

  1. To cut with a hacksaw.
    This bolt is so rusted I'll have to hacksaw it off.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ hacksaw” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.

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