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Bodkin - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Bodkin' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Bodkin [ n.]
- A dagger.
- An implement of steel, bone, ivory, etc., with a sharp point, for making holes by piercing; a /tiletto; an eyeleteer.
- A sharp tool, like an awl, used for picking /ut letters from a column or page in making corrections.
- A kind of needle with a large eye and a blunt point, for drawing tape, ribbon, etc., through a loop or a hem; a tape needle.
- A kind of pin used by women to fasten the hair.
- See Baudekin.