HyperDic: sawyer

English > 2 senses of the word sawyer:
NOUNperson sawyerone who is employed to saw wood
animalsawyer, sawyer beetleany of several beetles whose larvae bore holes in dead or dying trees especially conifers
sawyer > pronunciation
Soundssao'yer; soy'er
Rhymesbehavior ... Xavier: 32 rhymes with yer...
destroyer ... lawyer: 5 rhymes with oyer...
English > sawyer: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningOne who is employed to saw wood.
Broaderlaborer, manual laborer, labourer, jacksomeone who works with their hands
Spanishaserrador
Verbssawcut with a saw
English > sawyer: 2 senses > noun 2, animal
MeaningAny of several beetles whose larvae bore holes in dead or dying trees especially conifers.
Synonymsawyer beetle
Member ofMonochamus, genus Monochamussawyer beetles
Narrowerpine sawyerlarge beetle whose larvae bore holes in pine trees
Broaderlong-horned beetle, longicorn, longicorn beetlelong-bodied beetle having very long antennae

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