how to pronounce scissor

sɪzɚ

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“… uh scissor tail uh mike morgan our chief …”

meanings of scissor

verb:

  1. To skate with one foot significantly in front of the other.
  2. To engage in scissoring (tribadism), a sexual act in which two women intertwine their legs and rub their vulvas against each other.
  3. To cut using, or as if using, scissors.
  4. To excise or expunge something from a text.
  5. To move something like a pair of scissors, especially the legs.
  6. To reproduce (text) as an excerpt, copy.

noun:

  1. Scissors.
  2. One blade on a pair of scissors.
  3. Used in certain noun phrases to denote a thing resembling the action of scissors, as scissor kick, scissor hold (wrestling), scissor jack.