bradawl

[ brad-awl ]

nounCarpentry.
  1. an awl for making small holes in wood for brads.

Origin of bradawl

1
First recorded in 1815–25; brad + awl

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bradawl

/ (ˈbrædˌɔːl) /


noun
  1. an awl used to pierce wood, leather, or other materials for the insertion of brads, screws, etc

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