staple gun


: a tool used for putting large staples into walls, wood, etc.

Examples of staple gun in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Attach Welting to Furniture Use a staple gun to attach welting to your furniture piece along seams. Jessica Bennett, Better Homes & Gardens, 8 Aug. 2023 Advertisement The Thrifty scoop looks like a staple gun with a steel cylinder attached where the staples would be ejected. Julie Giuffrida, Los Angeles Times, 23 Aug. 2023 Purchase an inexpensive fuzzy rug at a home store; using a staple gun, attach it to a section of medium-density fiberboard. Southern Living Editors, Southern Living, 2 Aug. 2023 Secure the quilt to the back of the board with a staple gun. Laurren Welch, Country Living, 17 Apr. 2023

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“Staple gun.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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