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What does it mean when you dream about scissors?

A dream that emphasizes scissors can have a variety of different meanings. Scissors can be used in construction or in destruction. We could be cutting the umbilical cord (asserting our independence) or cutting ourselves off from someone.

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Flight maneuvers performed by aircraft engaged in close air combat. The aircraft cross each other like two halves of a scissor, then reverse into each other and try to make the other overshoot. The aircraft normally end up doing low-speed maneuvers, and thus greater pilot skill is required to handle the aircraft at these speeds.
References in classic literature ?
Todd, I will thank you for the scissors from the case, Now, young man, I think you’ll do.
Someone, then, cut out the message with a pair of short-bladed scissors, pasted it with paste--"
Over her simple white lawn dress she wore an apron with pink and white checks, and in one hand she held a pair of scissors.
We did find her, with a pair of scissors in her hand, outblooming the flowers that she was trimming.
Miss de Sor, allow me to apologize for the mean manner in which this school is carried on; the knives and forks are counted and locked up every night)--I say take that pair of scissors, Cecilia, and carve the cake, and don't keep the largest bit for yourself.
Quick as a flash she understood the joke, her fear vanished, and with a wicked smile, she whipped out her scissors, cut the threads, and the bony arm dropped with a rattle.
I took out the bottles and pots and brushes and combs, the knives and scissors in one compartment, the writing materials in another.
And while Cecily sat thus, diligently working a fraction sum on her slate, that base Cyrus asked permission to go out, having previously borrowed a pair of scissors from one of the big girls who did fancy work at the noon recess.
It has the power of turning very shortly in the air, and in so doing opens and shuts its tail, sometimes in a horizontal or lateral and sometimes in a vertical direction, just like a pair of scissors.
The collar was a little jagged at the edge, and so came the long scissors to cut off the jagged part.
As they went back through the study he stopped by the table and picked up a small pair of nail scissors.
he said, sitting down beside her and watching the tiny scissors moving round.