Dictionary

needle–nose pliers

noun plural but singular or plural in construction nee·dle–nose pliers \ˈnē-dəl-ˌnōz-\

Definition of NEEDLE-NOSE PLIERS

:  pliers with long slender jaws used for grasping small or thin objects

First Known Use of NEEDLE-NOSE PLIERS

1971

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: needle orePrevious Word in the Dictionary: needle–minerAll Words Near: needle-nose pliers
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears