sawhorse

[ saw-hawrs ]
/ ˈsɔˌhɔrs /

noun

a movable frame or trestle for supporting wood being sawed.

RELATED WORDS

Origin of sawhorse

First recorded in 1770–80; saw1 + horse
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for sawhorse

British Dictionary definitions for sawhorse

sawhorse

/ (ˈsɔːˌhɔːs) /

noun

a stand for timber during sawing

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012