dragsaw

[ drag-saw ]
/ ˈdrægˌsɔ /

noun

a large power saw having a reciprocating blade, as a power hacksaw for metals or a lumbermill saw.

Nearby words

  1. dragonnade,
  2. dragonnades,
  3. dragonroot,
  4. dragoon,
  5. dragrope,
  6. dragster,
  7. dragsville,
  8. draguignan,
  9. dragée,
  10. drahthaar

Origin of dragsaw

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70; drag + saw1

Related formsdrag·saw·ing, noun

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