[ US /ˈsɪzɝz/ ]
[ UK /sˈɪsəz/ ]
  1. an edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades
  2. a gymnastic exercise performed on the pommel horse when the gymnast moves his legs as the blades of scissors move
  3. a wrestling hold in which you wrap your legs around the opponents body or head and put your feet together and squeeze
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How To Use scissors In A Sentence

  • Sterile scissors are then used to make a horizontal incision through the skin and orbicularis muscle at the lateral canthal angle 1 cm toward the lateral orbital rim (left image).
  • Round off the corners with a pair of scissors.
  • Trent ducked under another swing attack, swept with his feet in a scissors kick that tripped up his opponent and forced him to the ground.
  • I couldn't swear to it, what with scissors snipping and buzzers buzzing, but I think the young lad was asking his dad why you still needed a haircut when you were going bald.
  • It is in the early days of the rivalry that Hayes digs up the most interesting stories, such as when Cardiff's Burton scored with an extravagant scissors kick and was congratulated by players from both teams.
  • The scissors are in the kitchen drawer .
  • She found a pair of nail scissors and cut the stitches.
  • The Secure comes with other tools as well - a blade, nailfile, screwdriver, scissors, key ring, LED light and ballpoint pen. TG Daily
  • Freestyle in those days was the trudgen, an alternating overarm stroke with a scissors kick.
  • While next Tuesday's Safety Scissors gig is certified bananas, last Tuesday over at Blizzarts it was a teary eyed rager as the Flexout crew bid a fond farewell to their regular night.
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