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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To cut or shape with a tool with a sharp, thin bar.

Usage examples (41)
  • The sculptor chiseled the marble into a statue.
  • A finely chiseled nose
  • Adjective : chiseled stone. ,She has finely chiseled features
  • Verb (used with object) : He chiseled me out of fifty dollars. ,He chiseled fifty dollars out of me for more
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