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drill1

 
 
pronunciation:
drIl
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a tool used to make holes in wood, metal, and other materials.
You will need a drill to make a hole in this hard wall.
 
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part of speech: verb
inflections: drills, drilling, drilled
definition: to make a hole using this tool.
She drilled a hole in the wall for a picture hook.
similar words:
puncture
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derivations: drillable (adj.), driller (n.)
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