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  Definition of tool
  1. the means whereby some act is accomplished; "my greed was the instrument of my destruction"; "science has given us new tools to fight disease"
  2. an implement used in the practice of a vocation
  3. a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else
  4. work with a tool
  5. ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it; "We tooled down the street"
  6. drive; "The convertible tooled down the street"
  7. furnish with tools
Similar Words: instrument, creature, puppet, joyride, tool around

 

Hyponyms: abrader, abradant, bender, clincher, comb, cutting implement, drill, eolith, fork, gang, garden tool, lawn tool, grapnel, grapple, grappler, grappling hook, grappling iron, hack, hand tool, hoe, jack, Jaws of Life, neolith, paleolith, pestle, muller, pounder, plow, plough, power tool, punch, puncher, rake, ram, rounder, saw set, shaping tool, strickle, stylus, style, tamp, tamper, tamping bar, tap, upset, swage

 

Grouped Verbs: joyride, tool around

 

Derivational Morphology: instrument, joyride

 

Anagrams: toll, loot

 

Language Translations:
Bulgarian: инструмент and средство   Danish: instrument and værktøj  
Dutch: gereedschap   Finnish: työkalu  
French: outil   Galician: ferramenta  
German: Instrument and Werkzeug   Interlingua: instrumento  
Italian: arnese and attrezzo   Japanese: sc=Jpan  
Norwegian: verktøy   Polish: narzędzie  
Portuguese: instrumento   Romanian: sculă  
Russian: инструмент   Serbian: алат and средство  
Slovene: orodje   Spanish: herramienta  
Swahili: vifaa   Swedish: verktyg  
 
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