Definition of LEVER

noun : LEVER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum ;

  • 2. (

    ) a simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum ;

verb : LEVER

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock"; "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail" ;


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