: a chisel made of tool steel of a strength, shape, and temper suitable for chipping or cutting cold metal
Examples of cold chisel in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThis was a major operation involving three people, a cold chisel, a hacksaw, a crowbar, and an angle grinder.
Hedley Twidle, Harper's Magazine, 23 Nov. 2021 If any part of the metal tie is protruding from the wall, strike it with a cold chisel and three-pound sledgehammer.
Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, 12 Oct. 2020
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