plain-sawn

plain-saw

[pleyn-saw]
verb (used with object), plain-sawed, plain-sawed or plain-sawn, plain-sawing.
to reduce (a squared log) to boards with evenly spaced parallel cuts; bastard-saw.

Origin:
1950–55

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To plain-sawn
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: plain-saw
Next Definition: plain-song
Words Near: plain-sawn
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for plain-sawn
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing plain-sawn
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;