utility knife

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utility knife

n.
A knife with a small disposable blade that can retract into the handle when not in use. Also called box cutter.
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Class A fire-rated, they can be trimmed with a carpet knife and adhered to a wall or ceiling using contact cement or Liquid Nails.
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He was jailed for six years in November 2004 after he slashed a man's cheek with a carpet knife and caused a pile-up in a police chase.
Rampaging youths have thrown a carpet knife at her house, broken her front porch window and threatened her life as she tries to care for her severely disabled daughter and husband.
In July 2001 Debbie was locked up for five years for slashing a New Zealand woman across the face with a carpet knife while trying to snatch her bag.
This could've been by a scalpel, carpet knife or Stanley knife, but no murder weapon was found at the scene.
Rodney Jameson QC, prosecuting, told the court the young victim was looking after her new-born baby daughter at her home when she was confronted by a masked man armed with a carpet knife.
Policewoman slashed:A policewoman was recovering yesterday after being slashed across the head with a carpet knife.
Welsh hooligans were blamed as one Red Devils' supporter was slashed with a carpet knife, a police officer suffered a broken arm and a dog handler sustained cuts and bruises.
Officers asked if he had anything he shouldn't have and Mahmood said he had a carpet knife.
Allan Watret, 50, slashed at his wife with a carpet knife after taking an insulin injection.
Later, officials discovered a carpet knife in a pocket within the jacket and found a bottle of Prozac, an antidepressant drug, in her rental car.