1. scissors

noun. ['ˈsɪzɝz'] a wrestling hold in which you wrap your legs around the opponents body or head and put your feet together and squeeze.


  • scissor grip
  • scissors hold
  • scissor hold
  • wrestling hold

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Rhymes with Scissors

  • abusers
  • accusers
  • advertisers
  • advisers
  • advisors
  • advisors
  • analyzers
  • appetizers
  • appraisers
  • blazers
  • browsers
  • bulldozers
  • caesars
  • cleansers
  • colonizers
  • composers
  • cruisers
  • endusers
  • exercisers
  • fertilizers

How do you pronounce scissors?

Pronounce scissors as ˈsɪzərz.

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How to spell scissors? Is it sissors? Or sisors? Common misspellings are:

  • sissors
  • sisors

Sentences with scissors

1. Noun, plural
It is simple enough for a child to complete on his own, and does not use scissors.

Quotes about scissors

1. I know - I'll play you for it,"Alice suggested. "Rock, paper, scissors."Jasper chuckled and Edward sighed."Why don't you just tell me who wins?"Edward said wryly.Alice beamed. "I do. Excellent.
- Stephenie Meyer, Breaking Dawn

2. I think it's kinda nice.' And I did. my mom isn't famous for her pies. No, she's famous for defusing a nuclear device in Brussels with only a pair of cuticle scissors and a ponytail holder. Somehow, at the moment, pies seemed cooler.
- Ally Carter, I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You

3. I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.
- Truman Capote

2. scissors

noun. ['ˈsɪzɝz'] a gymnastic exercise performed on the pommel horse when the gymnast moves his legs as the blades of scissors move.

3. scissors

noun. ['ˈsɪzɝz'] an edge tool having two crossed pivoting blades.


  • edge tool
  • shears
  • snuffers
  • compound lever
  • clipper
  • pair of scissors