Synonyms for tool

Synonyms for (noun) tool

Synonyms: instrument, tool

Definition: the means whereby some act is accomplished

Usage: my greed was the instrument of my destruction; science has given us new tools to fight disease

Similar words: agency, means, way

Definition: how a result is obtained or an end is achieved

Usage: a means of control; an example is the best agency of instruction; the true way to success

Synonyms: tool

Definition: an implement used in the practice of a vocation

Similar words: implement

Definition: instrumentation (a piece of equipment or tool) used to effect an end

Synonyms: dick, shaft, tool, cock, pecker, peter, putz, prick

Definition: obscene terms for penis

Similar words: penis, phallus, member

Definition: the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)

Synonyms: creature, tool, puppet

Definition: a person who is controlled by others and is used to perform unpleasant or dishonest tasks for someone else

Similar words: slave

Definition: a person who is owned by someone

Synonyms for (verb) tool

Synonyms: tool

Definition: work with a tool

Similar words: process, work, work on

Definition: shape, form, or improve a material

Usage: work stone into tools; process iron; work the metal

Synonyms: tool, tool around, joyride

Definition: ride in a car with no particular goal and just for the pleasure of it

Usage: We tooled down the street

Similar words: ride

Definition: be carried or travel on or in a vehicle

Usage: I ride to work in a bus; He rides the subway downtown every day

Synonyms: tool

Definition: drive

Usage: The convertible tooled down the street

Similar words: drive

Definition: operate or control a vehicle

Usage: drive a car or bus; Can you drive this four-wheel truck?

Synonyms: tool

Definition: furnish with tools

Similar words: supply, render, provide, furnish

Definition: give something useful or necessary to

Usage: We provided the room with an electrical heater

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