awl definition

  • noun:
    • A pointed tool in making holes, as with timber or fabric.
    • A pointed instrument for piercing little holes, as in leather or lumber; utilized by shoemakers, saddlers, cabinetmakers, etc. The knife is differently formed and directed for various utilizes, as with the brad awl, saddler's awl, shoemaker's awl, etc.
    • A pointed tool for piercing small holes, such as leather-based or wood; utilized by shoemakers, saddlers, cabinetmakers, etc. The blade is in a different way shaped and pointed for different uses, as in the brad awl, saddler's awl, shoemaker's awl, etc.
    • A pointed tool for piercing small holes in leather-based, timber, etc., as bent-pointed awl of this shoemaker and saddler and also the straight-pointed brad-awl associated with joiner.
    • The popinjay or green woodpecker, Picus or Gecinus viridis.
    • a pointed device for establishing areas or even for punching little holes
    • A pointed device in making holes, as with wood or leather-based.
    • A pointed instrument for piercing little holes, as in leather-based or lumber; employed by shoemakers, saddlers, cabinetmakers, etc. The knife is in a different way formed and directed for various uses, such as the brad awl, saddler's awl, shoemaker's awl, etc.
    • A pointed tool for piercing little holes, as in fabric or wood; utilized by shoemakers, saddlers, cabinetmakers, etc. The blade is in a different way formed and pointed for various utilizes, as in the brad awl, saddler's awl, shoemaker's awl, etc.
    • A pointed instrument for piercing tiny holes in leather-based, wood, etc., whilst the bent-pointed awl for the shoemaker and saddler and also the straight-pointed brad-awl of joiner.
    • The popinjay or green woodpecker, Picus or Gecinus viridis.
    • a pointed tool for establishing areas or even for punching little holes

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