Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?
a portable drill designed for two-handed operation.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for
He may be wielding a
, for instance, boring holes into a salvaged oak log.
For straight holes start with a drill press and then complete with a
, if necessary.
Look for short, drill holes, the kind made with a
The placement of fixed anchors should be allowed by
only under specified conditions.
shown is wooden with a flint bit and leather thong.
In addition, there is a right-sized
tool, which requires no flooding lubricants and can be turned off when not in use.
was not grounded, and the other had no safety plate.
, he bored holes through each bone.
The tool may be the entire device as for example an electric
or merely the work contacting element a drill bit.
Discover our greatest slideshows
Speak the Season: 7 Essential Words...
11 Wily Whiskers
Let's Get Specific: 6 German words...
Five English Words That Are Utterly...
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
Nearby words for hand drill
hand and foot
hand in glove
hand in hand
hand in the till, with one's
hand it to
hand it to someone
hand of glory
hand of writ
hand over fist
hand over hand