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Definition of "pair of scissors" []

  • 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."