Definitions of saw

  1.   a condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
  2.   a power tool for cutting wood
  3.   cut with a saw saw wood for the fireplace
  4.   hand tool having a toothed blade for cutting
  5.   imp of See
  6.   Something said speech discourse
  7.   A saying a proverb a maxim
  8.   Dictate command decree
  9.   An instrument for cutting or dividing substances as wood iron etc consisting of a thin blade or plate of steel with a series of sharp teeth on the edge which remove successive portions of the material by cutting and tearing
  10.   To cut with a saw to separate with a saw as to saw timber or marble
  11.   To form by cutting with a saw as to saw boards or planks that is to saw logs or timber into boards or planks to saw shingles to saw out a panel
  12.   Also used figuratively as to saw the air
  13.   To use a saw to practice sawing as a man saws well
  14.   To cut as a saw as the saw or mill saws fast
  15.   To be cut with a saw as the timber saws smoothly
  16.   of See
  17.   A cutting tool with a thin flat blade and a toothed edge a proverb or wise saying
  18.   To cut with or as with a thin bladed tool with a toothed edge to form or fashion with such a tool to make motions like those of such a tool in operation as he sawed the air with his hands and arms
  19.   To be cut with such a tool to use such a tool
  20.   Sawer
  21.   Sawed
  22.   Sawed or sawn
  23.   Sawing
  24.   An instrument having an edge of sharp tooth like projections employed in surgery for cutting bone
  25.   An instrument with nicked edge for sawing a bone
  26.   Pa t of SEE
  27.   An instrument for cutting formed of a blade band or disc of thin steel with a toothed edge
  28.   To cut with a saw
  29.   To use a saw to be cut with a saw pa t sawed pa p sawed or sawn
  30.   A saying a proverb
  31.   Of to see
  32.   To use or cut with a saw
  33.   Toothed instrument for cutting an old saying
  34.   To cut shape or fashion with a saw
  35.   To be cut with a saw use a saw make motions as if using a saw
  36.   Imp Of SEE v
  37.   A cutting instrument with pointed teeth
  38.   A proverbial saying
  39.   A cutting instrument of steel with a toothed edge
  40.   A saying or maxim
  41.   To cut with a saw to separate with a saw to form by cutting with a saw
  42.   To practise sawing to cut with a saw to be cut with a saw
  43.   A cutting instrument with a toothed edge
  44.   To cut or separate with the saw to use a saw
  45.   Of see which see

Quotes of saw

  1. She said she was going out and would get the dinner That is the last I saw her or said anything to her – Lizzie Andrew Borden
  2. It worries me a little bit the reach and power of TV More people saw me in 'The Practice' than will ever see me in all the stage plays I ever do Which is sort of humbling Or troubling Or both – Michael Emerson
  3. I really loved Twin Peaks When I saw the two -hour pilot they screened it in the big theatre I said I don't know what is going to happen I'm in this and I don't understand it This is never going to sell Who's going to watch this thing – Sherilyn Fenn
  4. I know he was definitely beaten by her I saw it many times But we had a different way of dealing with her He'd let her have more and more booze until she passed out – David Gest
  5. Our father died when we were very young so our mother raised six kids We saw the world filtered through her eyes being a minority woman raising six kids – Gilbert Hernandez
  6. The first time Adrian saw me was on tape But you should know that this never works never in the history of movies has someone been cast from a video – Olivier Martinez
  7. When I was a boy I always saw myself as a hero in comic books and in movies I grew up believing this dream – Elvis Presley
  8. How did we suddenly become entranced with gangster culture I saw it this morning on campus When did the black community say we should all look like criminals – Tim Reid
  9. But I really felt that something about the lights going down and the sense of community I saw this movie at one festival and there were 1700 people – Paul Reiser
  10. Field of Dreams is the only movie and I saw it in the theater on an afternoon when I was on location somewhere and there were like 12 people in the theater I was just so devastated I couldn't get out of my seat And I sat and watched it a second time – Paul Reiser
  11. In fact I had the idea because of Peter Falk I saw my dad watching a Peter Falk movie and something clicked in my head I gotta go make a movie for Peter Falk and me – Paul Reiser
  12. I saw part of The Singing Detective on TV in New York I said Something is going on here – Alain Resnais
  13. I'm the most terrific liar you ever saw in your life – J. D. Salinger
  14. I never saw heard nor read that the clergy were beloved in any nation where Christianity was the religion of the country Nothing can render them popular but some degree of persecution – Jonathan Swift
  15. I was never a villain on the stage I always played strong sympathetic types My first stage role with a speaking part believe it or not was as a priest It wasn't until I began acting in films that the producers and directors saw me primarily as a bizarre villain – Conrad Veidt

Usage examples for saw

  1. She saw him like that – The Shadow of the East by E. M. Hull
  2. She saw it was worse for me than for her because I'm married to Angelo ” – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  3. And you saw Mrs Demorest ” – The Argonauts of North Liberty by Bret Harte
  4. Oh no I saw no one – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  5. You saw us then – Barbara in Brittany by E. A. Gillie
  6. It was at the 'Frivolity' I saw you – A Woman's Burden by Fergus Hume
  7. “ I saw Marie come in here – A Double Knot by George Manville Fenn
  8. “ I never saw him before – Syndrome by Thomas Hoover
  9. “ I came this way just before I saw you – The Stronger Influence by F.E. Mills Young
  10. He saw that he would have to wait – Lost in the Fog by James De Mille
  11. He did not care who saw – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  12. Jack saw it and laughed – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  13. But you saw he tried to ” – The Mahatma and the Hare by H. Rider Haggard
  14. She saw he did not understand – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  15. Why havin' saw the widda how can he help fallin' in love with her – Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher by Eleanor Gates
  16. He had not been in bed at all as she saw at once – The Shape of Fear by Elia W. Peattie
  17. “ I saw Langrishe to day Nell he said – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  18. “ Helen saw that one was Charnock ” – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  19. “ I didn't want you to see all I saw David ” – The Mountain Girl by Payne Erskine
  20. When last I saw her she was but a little child – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby

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