(noun, verb)


1. a large sawing machine

Definition categories: man–made, saw

2. a mill for dressing logs and lumber

Similar word(s): lumbermill

Definition categories: man–made, factory, manufactory, mill

Sentences with sawmill as a noun:

- He brought his portable sawmill and turned the old beams into interesting flooring.

- The old sawmill still has its waterwheel but they took the saw away years ago.

- The sawmill sells lumber to carpenters and sawdust to gardeners.


1. (transitive) To process (lumber) in a sawmill.