pinking shears(redirected from pinking scissors)
Related to pinking scissors: pinking shears
Shears with notched blades, used to finish edges of cloth with a zigzag cut for decoration or to prevent raveling or fraying.
(Tools) scissors with a serrated edge on one or both blades, producing a wavy edge to material cut, thus preventing fraying
n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
shears with notched blades, for simultaneously cutting and pinking fabric.