Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / tool
FEEDBACK

tool

See definition of tool on Dictionary.com
  • nouninstrument used to shape, form, finish
  • nounperson who allows himself to be used

synonyms for tool

  • apparatus
  • appliance
  • device
  • engine
  • gadget
  • gizmo
  • machine
  • means
  • mechanism
  • utensil
  • weapon
  • contraption
  • contrivance
  • implement
  • job
  • whatchamacallit
See also synonyms for: tools
  • medium
  • accessory
  • go-between
  • stooge
  • pawn
  • minion
  • agent
  • dupe
  • puppet
  • accomplice
  • idiot
  • patsy
  • mark
  • messenger
  • intermediary
  • creature
  • sucker
  • hireling
  • figurehead
  • chump
  • greenhorn
  • auxiliary
  • lackey
  • flunky
  • peon
  • easy mark
  • stool pigeon
  • jackal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

TRY USING tool

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

WHEN TO USE

What are other ways to say tool?

A tool is a contrivance held in and worked by the hand, for assisting the work of (especially) mechanics or skilled laborers: a carpenter’s tools. An instrument is anything used in doing a certain type of work or producing a certain result, especially such as requires delicacy, accuracy, or precision: surgical or musical instruments. An implement is any tool or contrivance designed or used for a particular purpose: agricultural implements. A utensil is especially an article for domestic use: kitchen utensils. 

QUIZ
Quick! Slay This Word Of The Day Quiz With Celerity!
START THE QUIZ

How to use tool in a sentence

Founder Emna Ghariani says the company’s “proprietary prioritization engine” helps to sort tasks and tickets by importance, and to analyze the time they’re spending in each tool throughout the week.
HERE ARE THE 19 COMPANIES PRESENTING AT ALCHEMIST ACCELERATOR DEMO DAY XXV TODAYGREG KUMPARAKSEPTEMBER 17, 2020TECHCRUNCH
This tactic goes well beyond traditional keyword research and generates content ideas directly from your targeted audience, not a keyword tool.
HOW TO DRIVE DIGITAL INNOVATION NECESSARY DURING THE PANDEMICNICK CHASINOVSEPTEMBER 16, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Cash App already offers tools to buy stocks and cryptocurrency.
‘SQUARE IS A BEAST’JEFFSEPTEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
Search Trends, the Client Health Tracker, or the Reporting board are just a part of our specialized tools and resources.
HOW WOULD AN SEO AGENCY BE BUILT TODAY? PART 2: CURRENT BUSINESS MODEL(S)SPONSORED CONTENT: SEOMONITORSEPTEMBER 16, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
Plugged into this huge index, WeChat search has become a powerful tool to find information.
ARE SEARCH ENGINES DEAD IN CHINA?ADA LUOSEPTEMBER 14, 2020SEARCH ENGINE WATCH
Vertebrate immunologists, once they realized there is such a phenomenon, have all the tools to study the mechanisms in far more detail than we could ever do it.
‘TRAINED IMMUNITY’ OFFERS HOPE IN FIGHT AGAINST CORONAVIRUSESTHER LANDHUISSEPTEMBER 14, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
Every 30 minutes, Pro’s tools scan the database and surface any ingested content that fits the criteria.
AFTER REACHING PROFITABILITY IN 2019, POLITICO EU AIMS FOR 10% REVENUE GROWTH THIS YEARLUCINDA SOUTHERNSEPTEMBER 11, 2020DIGIDAY
Pinterest offers shoppable visual content with LENS, a visual search tool, to locate similar products, compare features and prices and buy directly from advertiser catalogs within the app.
THE RACE TO FRICTIONLESS CONSUMER JOURNEYS IS EXPANDING BEYOND MARKETPLACESACUITYADSSEPTEMBER 10, 2020DIGIDAY
That’s why theSkimm’s goal for Skimm’2020, which launched on August 18, is less about getting people to register, but more about giving them the tools they need to seamlessly cast a vote in November.
‘HARD TO SAY WHAT FLIPS THE SWITCH’: PUBLISHERS ARE BUILDING VOTER HUBS TO SPREAD INFORMATION, GROW ENGAGEMENTKAYLEIGH BARBERSEPTEMBER 8, 2020DIGIDAY
We have some idea the new tactics and new tools that are coming, but what we don’t know is what countries or organizations are hiding up their sleeve, perhaps for an October surprise.
HE’S FIGHTING QANON WITH SUNLIGHTNICK FOURIEZOSSEPTEMBER 6, 2020OZY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
AUGUST 3, 2021
Choose the synonym for beg
implore

WORDS RELATED TO TOOL

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

satorinoun | [suh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee ]SEE DEFINITION