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Synonyms for chisel
ˈtʃɪz əlchis·el

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chiselverb

    an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge

  2. cheat, chiselverb

    engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud

    "Who's chiseling on the side?"

    Synonyms:
    rip off, jockey, chouse, cheat on, cheat, shaft, chicane, betray, wander, cuckold, screw

  3. cheat, rip off, chiselverb

    deprive somebody of something by deceit

    "The con-man beat me out of $50"; "This salesman ripped us off!"; "we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme"; "They chiseled me out of my money"

    Synonyms:
    rip off, jockey, chouse, cheat on, cheat, shaft, chicane, betray, wander, cuckold, screw

  4. chiselverb

    carve with a chisel

    "chisel the marble"

    Synonyms:
    rip off, cheat

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chiselverb

    Synonyms:
    cut, carve, sculpture

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "chisel":

    prong

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How to use chisel in a sentence?

  1. Josh Haner:

    I flew a drone above the island showing just how precarious its location is : Homes clinging to the edge of an eroding coastline as unrelenting waves chisel away at what remains, after I saw what was happening on Ejit, I realized that climate change is not something nebulous that will only start affecting us in the future, but rather something happening right now. Residents are being forced to make the most difficult decision : Do they stay and build sea walls to buy some more time, or do they relocate ?

  2. Nissim Hakmon:

    The fear among everyone here is constant, i've heard the sound of a hammer and chisel and my neighbor says she can hear them digging under the cement. We're stressed out.

  3. Orison Swett Marden:

    Every experience in life, everything with which we have come in contact in life, is a chisel which has been cutting away at our life statue, molding, modifying, shaping it. We are part of all we have met. Everything we have seen, heard, felt, or thought has had its hand in molding us, shaping us

  4. Michelangelo:

    It is well with me only when I have a chisel in my hand.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    What can a sculptor do without the chisel and the hammer? And what can an impostor politician do without the ignorants and the uneducated?

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