nail file

noun

Definition of nail file

  1. :  a small narrow instrument (as of metal or cardboard) with a rough or emery surface that is used for shaping fingernails

1862

First Known Use of nail file

1862


NAIL FILE Defined for English Language Learners

nail file

noun

Definition of nail file for English Language Learners

  • : a small, flat piece of metal or cardboard that has a rough surface and that is used for shaping your fingernails

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