The sound of drilling or boring
Something selected as the most desirable; the best or choicest part:
Any of various mollusks that bore into soft rock or wood.
A hole bored through a mortise-and-tenon joint so that a pin driven into it will force the tenon more securely into the mortise
(Informal) A particular kind of action, situation, or behavior:
A round, pointed wooden tool for separating the strands of a rope in splicing
A hypodermic needle.
Find another word for awl. In this page you can discover 13 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for awl, like: drill, pick, borer, bradawl, drawbore, punch, bit, fid, needle, cpgb and swp.