What is another word for saw?

Pronunciation: [sˈɔː] (IPA)

When it comes to the word "saw," there are several other synonyms that can be used to express the same meaning. Some of these synonyms include hacksaw, buzzsaw, jigsaw, fretsaw, and band saw. Each of these synonyms has its own unique blade configuration, tooth size and shape, and cutting capacity, making them suitable for different types of cutting jobs. For instance, a hacksaw is usually used for cutting metal, while a jigsaw is ideal for cutting curves and shapes in wood, metal, or plastic. By using these different synonyms for the word "saw," it becomes easier to communicate more specifically about the specific type of saw you need or are referring to.

Synonyms for Saw:

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What are the hypernyms for Saw?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Saw?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for saw (as nouns)

    • artifact
      hand tool.
  • hyponyms for saw (as verbs)

What are the meronyms for Saw?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.

Usage examples for Saw

He saw he had won.
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Suddenly he saw her.
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Marie Belloc Lowndes
Then you saw I was there?
"Jane Oglander"
Marie Belloc Lowndes

Famous quotes with Saw

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  • The last time I saw him he was walking down lover's lane holding his own hand.
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