Definition of scissors noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

  

scissors

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈsɪzərz//
 
[plural]
 
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  a tool for cutting paper or cloth, that has two sharp blades with handles, joined together in the middle a pair of scissors see also nail scissors
 
adjective [only before noun] The legs move in a scissor action.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: scissors