auger

All Noun
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  • With an auger he made a hole in the floor and brought the end through. Cited from Imperium in Imperio: A Study Of The Negro Race Problem, Sutton E. Griggs
  • Then he took up his auger again and shut himself up in his closet. Cited from Initials Only, by Anna Katharine Green
  • I don't believe there is such a thing as a meat-auger. Cited from The Spenders, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • One of their two augers broke, and they had reason to fear that the second was injured. Cited from The Three Admirals, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • Auger has been caught up numerous times in on-ice controversy.
  • Big Lake is also home to the area famous ice auger company, Strike Master.
  • Aside of the band, Auger has contributed to other artists both performing and writing songs.
  • I sat down by Auger, and we were left alone. Cited from The New Book Of Martyrs, by Georges Duhamel
  • The sun was like an auger boring into the back of his head. Cited from The Cruise of the Dry Dock, by T. S. Stribling
  • In an auger-bit, both methods of cutting take place at once. Cited from Handwork in Wood, by William Noyes
  • I had neither augers nor any tools fit for the purpose. Cited from The Swiss Family Robinson; or Adventures in a Desert Island, by Wyss
  • At this point a small auger hole was then made downward through the board. Cited from Camp Life in the Woods and the Tricks of Trapping, by Gibson
  • His particular business is the making of augers for the South and Southwest. Cited from Select Speeches of Daniel Webster, Daniel Webster
  • Bill did so; and then the other man asked the crowd to take hold of the auger and pull. Cited from Elbow-Room, by Charles Heber Clark (AKA Max Adeler)
  • The sight of the holes and the auger told me enough to set me to work instantly. Cited from The Blood Ship, by Norman Springer
  • Auger started in music when he was 15 years old, playing the guitar.
  • If dead birds are there, the tell-tale auger quickly reveals them. Cited from Our Vanishing Wild Life, by William T. Hornaday
  • It appears, therefore, that only very large trees can receive the fire-auger and have any shell-rim left. Cited from Modern Prose And Poetry; For Secondary Schools, by Various
  • The cutting principles of the auger bit are the same as those of the center bit above.
  • Corporal Auger soon afterwards found water near us, and I moved the party down to it. Cited from Expeditions in North-West and Western Australia, Vol. 2, by George Grey
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Meaning of auger

  • noun Hand tool for boring holes