verb (used with object)
Origin of adz
Examples from the Web for adz
It was a dugout or canoe, made by hollowing with axe and adz a section of a cucumber tree.A Dream of Empire|William Henry Venable
Inside of ten minutes he was chuckling over the awkward efforts of one scout to handle an adz and showing him the proper method.Under Boy Scout Colors|Joseph Bushnell Ames
Adze, Adz, adz, n. a carpenter's tool consisting of a thin arched blade with its edge at right angles to the handle.
At such times he made what was in the nature of a spring for the door, explaining later that he had been to sharpen his adz.Dwellers in Arcady|Albert Bigelow Paine
From this fête he returned eagerly to his work, with saw, hammer and adz, at Zaandam.The Empire of Russia|John S. C. Abbott