Origin of trowel
OTHER WORDS FROM troweltrow·el·er; especially British, trow·el·ler, noun
Words nearby trowel
How to use trowel in a sentence
Having a sturdy trowel can be a huge help with that last one.
You want to find a trowel that is lightweight, portable, and can handle any terrain without damage.
A heavy trowel is used to retrieve a mass of your chosen kind of ice cream from its tub and put it in the cardboard container.
I got a trowel, and we planted the withered trilliums in partial shade between the maples and the pines, and gave them water.The Idyl of Twin Fires|Walter Prichard Eaton
He found the trowel under the fence, as Gardener Jim had prophesied, and he worked all day, with a brief nooning at home.
Sophy disappeared into the house, and came out again, hurriedly, with a trowel in her hand.
Trowel and spade and tomahawk went furiously to work, and soon cleared away the gravel from a surface of three or four feet.It Is Never Too Late to Mend|Charles Reade
The cement can be forced into place with the hands and then surfaced with a trowel.Elements of Plumbing|Samuel Dibble
British Dictionary definitions for trowel
Derived forms of troweltroweller or US troweler, noun
Word Origin for trowel
Other Idioms and Phrases with trowel
see under lay it on thick.