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Saw meaning

saw - 15 dictionary results

  1. 1. imp. of See.
  2. 2. Something said; speech; discourse.
  3. 3. A saying; a proverb; a maxim.
  4. 4. Dictate; command; decree.
  5. 5. An instrument for cutting or dividing substances, as wood, iron, etc., consisting of a thin blade, or plate, of steel, with a series of sharp teeth on the edge, which remove successive portions of the material by cutting and tearing.
  6. 6. To cut with a saw; to separate with a saw; as, to saw timber or marble.
  7. 7. To form by cutting with a saw; as, to saw boards or planks, that is, to saw logs or timber into boards or planks; to saw shingles; to saw out a panel.
  8. 8. Also used figuratively; as, to saw the air.
  9. 9. To use a saw; to practice sawing; as, a man saws well.
  10. 10. To cut, as a saw; as, the saw or mill saws fast.
  11. 11. To be cut with a saw; as, the timber saws smoothly.
  12. 12. of See
  13. 13. Of to see.
  14. 14. To use, or cut with, a saw.
  15. 15. Toothed instrument for cutting; an old saying.

saw - examples of usage

  1. And how should I know them I never saw, you fool?
  2. I never saw her. - "The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
  3. And I saw him leave, Mr. Hobart.
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