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See definition of rabbet on Dictionary.com
  • as innotch
  • as inrut
  • as incut
  • as infurrow
  • as ingroove
  • as inindent
  • as incut
  • as inhollow

synonyms for rabbet

  • cleft
  • cut
  • gap
  • gash
  • groove
  • incision
  • indent
  • indenture
  • mark
  • mill
  • nick
  • nock
  • rut
  • score
  • scratch
See also synonyms for: rabbeted / rabbeting
  • laceration
  • wound
  • trim
  • shave
  • chip
  • rip
  • snip
  • slit
  • rent
  • passage
  • slot
  • trench
  • fissure
  • section
  • mark
  • nick
  • slash
  • cleft
  • gash
  • prick
  • opening
  • dissection
  • graze
  • stab
  • nip
  • intersection
  • furrow
  • pierce
  • sculpture
  • stroke
  • chop
  • cleavage
  • penetration
  • notch
  • groove
  • carving
  • kerf
  • scarification
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antonyms for rabbet

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  • closing
  • closure
  • difference
  • break
  • closing
      • raise
      • fill
      • flush
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      How to use rabbet in a sentence

      Rabbet, rab′et, n. a groove cut in the edge of a plank so that another may fit into it.
      CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
      Rabbet these pieces sufficient to allow the art glass to set in on the back sides and be fastened—about 1/4 in.
      MISSION FURNITUREH. H. WINDSOR
      For the outside rabbet, one piece 11 inch, 371/2 long; this nailed to the end of the box forms rabbet for the trays to rest on.
      THE APPLEVARIOUS
      The re-entering angle left upon the wood is called the rebate or rabbet.
      HANDWORK IN WOODWILLIAM NOYES
      There is a rabbet in their inside upper edge, to receive the hatches or gratings.
      THE SAILOR'S WORD-BOOKWILLIAM HENRY SMYTH
      The panel may be of one piece, set into the rabbet and grooves.
      CARPENTRY AND WOODWORKEDWIN W. FOSTER
      The bottom shelf can simply be made narrower and without a rabbet.
      WOODWORKING FOR BEGINNERSCHARLES GARDNER WHEELER
      The back should be set in a rabbet as in the cases already shown.
      WOODWORKING FOR BEGINNERSCHARLES GARDNER WHEELER
      This rabbet should not come quite to the front edge of the top.
      WOODWORKING FOR BEGINNERSCHARLES GARDNER WHEELER
      One cushion is fastened near the top, one near the bottom, and one in the center, in the rabbet of the door frame.
      THE BOY MECHANIC, BOOK 2VARIOUS
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