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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A heavy iron tool with a wooden handle and a curved head that is pointed on both ends.

Usage examples (32)
  • Without saying a word, the magicians each drew from beneath his cloak a pickaxe, and they cut a hole in the wall in a few minutes.
  • What we have is simple slasher fun at it’s zenith, I’m absolutely convinced that the pickaxe is the ideal weapon for a 3-D horror.
  • He found a bright steel pickaxe working all alone.
  • "Bring a pickaxe," said I. Denny's face wandered toward Phroso. for more
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