What is another word for trowel?

193 synonyms found


[ tɹˈa͡ʊə͡l], [ tɹˈa‍ʊə‍l], [ t_ɹ_ˈaʊ_əl]

A trowel is a small handheld tool with a flat pointed blade used for spreading and smoothing mortar and cement. The term trowel is often used interchangeably with other similar tools that also serve similar purposes. Some synonyms for trowel include plastering trowel, brick trowel, float trowel, and margin trowel. A plastering trowel has a larger and wider blade, perfect for working with larger surfaces. A brick trowel is ideal for laying bricks and has a thick, triangular-shaped blade. A float trowel has a flat, rectangular blade that is used for finishing concrete work, while a margin trowel is a smaller trowel that is helpful in tight spaces.

Related words: trowels, horticultural trowel, pointed trowel, metal trowel, garden trowel, small trowel, metal garden trowels

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    The trowel is a traditional hand tool used to spread and compact earth. It is a flat, rectangular tool with a blade on one end and a handle on the other. The blade is used to cut and slice the earth, while the handle is used to tamp and compact the earth.

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