Definition of plunge saw in US English:

plunge saw


  • An electric saw with a projecting blade that can make precision cuts by plunging into dense materials.

    • ‘Their plunge saws are very good as well, but the choice of accessories and blades is not so systematic and comprehensive.’
    • ‘Do you lay the floor as close to the edge as you can then use the plunge saw to trim the edges as close to the wall as possible?’