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||an edge tool with a flat steel blade with a cutting edge |
||A tool with a cutting edge on one end of a metal blade, used in dressing, shaping, or working in timber, stone, metal, etc.; -- usually driven by a mallet or hammer. |
||engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud |
Who's chiseling on the side?
||deprive somebody of something by deceit |
The con-man beat me out of $50
This salesman ripped us off!
we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme
They chiseled me out of my money
||carve with a chisel |
chisel the marble
||To cut, pare, gouge, or engrave with a chisel; as, to chisel a block of marble into a statue. |
, lead on
, edge tool
, chip at