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  • as indrill
  • as indrive

synonyms for jackhammer

  • auger
  • awl
  • bit
  • borer
  • corkscrew
  • countersink
  • dibble
  • gimlet
  • implement
  • punch
  • riveter
  • trepan
  • trephine
  • wimble
  • rotary tool
  • shoot
  • knock
  • plunge
  • run
  • beat
  • strike
  • throw
  • smite
  • ram
  • dig
  • sock
  • punch
  • pop
  • maul
  • dash
  • butt
  • stab
  • stick
  • thump
  • thrust
  • batter
  • wham
  • hammer
  • whack
  • sink
  • twack
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How to use jackhammer in a sentence

This happens despite the evidence that Shotspotters are often triggered by loud sounds like jackhammers, nail guns or engine noises.
WE’RE WATCHING HOW THE COUNCIL WEIGHS THE DEVICES WATCHING USKHALID ALEXANDER AND LILLY IRANIJULY 26, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
So as we abandon the notion that we should all be riding around on 120-psi jackhammers with corn-cob cassettes, we should also at least entertain the notion that our diamond frames can, at times, be pointlessly inhibiting.
STOP CALLING THEM “GIRLS’ BIKES”WTAYLORJULY 22, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The company boasts that it can tell the difference between gunfire and other loud noises — a jackhammer, for instance — and pinpoint the location of those shots to within 25 meters.
SHOTSPOTTER DEVICES WILL GET MORE SCRUTINY GOING FORWARDJESSE MARXMARCH 1, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Wood is an undrafted 6-foot-10 jackhammer with 3-point range who finally teased his ability toward the end of the 2019-20 regular season.
CHRISTIAN WOOD MIGHT BE THE ROCKETS’ SILVER LININGMICHAEL PINADECEMBER 9, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The cops, though, had put giant industrial earmuffs on, the kind of thing you saw jackhammer operators wearing.
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They began knocking scales loose with the jackhammer and cutting into the leathery skin underneath with sonocutters.
FOUR-DAY PLANETHENRY BEAM PIPER
The noise a jackhammer makes isn't pleasant at all, but if it doesn't make that noise, you figure it isn't functioning properly.
A SPACESHIP NAMED MCGUIREGORDON RANDALL GARRETT
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WORDS RELATED TO JACKHAMMER

  • 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.