Eyelet punch

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Eyelet punch a machine for punching eyelet holes and fastening eyelets, as in paper or cloth.
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Usage

In literature:

Some of de 'omans would wuk fancy eyelets what dey punched in de scallops wid locust thorns.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States From Interviews with Former Slaves" by Work Projects Administration
The eyelets can be punched into the paper.
"Letters of a Radio-Engineer to His Son" by John Mills
He looked at Marian, already punching eyelet-holes in the heavy duck, with friendly concern.
"The Hallowell Partnership" by Katharine Holland Brown
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In news:

Punch a 1/8-inch hole in each tag , place eyelets through the holes, and adhere them to the red tag .
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