Synonyms for scissors

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"I'll use my scissors and needle on them to-night," she said, ruthlessly.

Cut off as much of it as is soft with a penknife or scissors.

On the table our pair of scissors will cut up all your old books.

The word "pair" as it is used then had no more meaning than when we now say "a pair of scissors."

The girl was trying to loosen the door hinges with the points of her scissors.

Kate took up the scissors and went on with her work uneasily.

"Scissors, Nancy," he shouted, throwing the parcel on the table.

The edges of his shirt-cuffs had been trimmed with the scissors.

When dry remove the thread with scissors and the wires by a slight twist with pliers.

Cut off base of fins, when encountered, with scissors or bone snips.

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