Definition of nail cutter in US English:

nail cutter

noun

  • 1A person who or machine which cuts nails from a strip or bar of metal as part of the manufacturing process.

  • 2A tool for trimming the nails of a person or animal.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From nail + cutter.

Pronunciation

nail cutter

/ˈneɪlˌkʌtə/