small scissors with short curved blades for trimming the fingernails or toenails.
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How to use nail scissors in a sentence
The nail file and nail scissors must be used as often as possible.The Complete Bachelor | Walter Germain
She took a nail scissors, clipped out the 'My God' and showed the rest of the letter all over school.This Side of Paradise | F. Scott Fitzgerald
A touch of the hairbrush was necessary, and for his hands the file of the nail-scissors.Mammon and Co. | E. F. Benson
Lacking this, she trundled home with all speed, and began cutting out roses with swift and certain strokes of the nail-scissors.Miss Mapp | Edward Frederic Benson
Then I took scissors, short-nail scissors, and I cut its throat with three slits, quite gently.Original Short Stories, Volume 11 (of 13) | Guy de Maupassant