An edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades(noun)
WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.
Use "pair of scissors" in a sentence
"An episiotomy is a procedure wherein the doctor takes a pair of scissors and cuts you down there!"
"If you give me a pair of scissors I will cut off my hair, she said, her speech polite but faintly Londonish—Surrey or Kent, perhaps."
"The oral surgeon, Dr. Pressman, had interrupted his annoying whistling long enough during his final visit with me in the hospital to give me a tiny pair of scissors with which I was to cut my rubber bands if I was about to heave."