Synonyms of scissors


1. scissors, pair of scissors, edge tool, compound lever

usage: an edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades

2. scissors, scissors hold, scissor hold, scissor grip, scissors grip, wrestling hold

usage: a wrestling hold in which you wrap your legs around the opponents body or head and put your feet together and squeeze

3. scissors, gymnastic exercise

usage: a gymnastic exercise performed on the pommel horse when the gymnast moves his legs as the blades of scissors move


1. scissor, cut

usage: cut with or as if with scissors

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