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synonyms for countersink

  • auger
  • awl
  • bit
  • borer
  • corkscrew
  • dibble
  • gimlet
  • implement
  • jackhammer
  • punch
  • riveter
  • trepan
  • trephine
  • wimble
  • rotary tool
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How to use countersink in a sentence

The round-headed screws are best, unless you want to countersink them.
HOW TWO BOYS MADE THEIR OWN ELECTRICAL APPARATUSTHOMAS M. (THOMAS MATTHEW) ST. JOHN
Countersink for the heads on the back of the shield and so fasten the antlers in place.
HOME TAXIDERMY FOR PLEASURE AND PROFITALBERT B. FARNHAM
Bore all holes, where shown in the drawing, and countersink them.
TOY CRAFTLEON H. BAXTER
Countersink the holes on the side from which the screws enter.
TOY CRAFTLEON H. BAXTER
Countersink all holes, except the four holes which hold the supports for the cart handle.
TOY CRAFTLEON H. BAXTER
Countersink the hole in the base on the under side with a 1/2-in.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
By using round-head screws it was unnecessary to countersink the metal.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
Be sure to countersink the holes for the heads of the bolts.
THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
The term is also applied to the tool with which the countersink is formed.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
Bore and countersink four holes for 11⁄4-inch flat-head screws.
CARPENTRY AND WOODWORKEDWIN W. FOSTER
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COUNTERSINK

  • auger
  • awl
  • bit
  • borer
  • corkscrew
  • countersink
  • dibble
  • gimlet
  • implement
  • jackhammer
  • punch
  • riveter
  • rotary tool
  • trepan
  • trephine
  • wimble
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.