Tool v. t. [imp. & p. p. tooled p. pr. & vb. n. tooling.]
1. To shape, form, or finish with a tool. “Elaborately tooled.”
2. To drive, as a coach. [Slang, Eng.]
Tool·ing, n. Work performed with a tool.
The fine tooling and delicate tracery of the cabinet artist is lost upon a building of colossal proportions. --De Quincey.