crowbar

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noun crow·bar \ˈkrō-ˌbär\

Definition of crowbar

  1. :  an iron or steel bar that is usually wedge-shaped at the working end for use as a pry or lever

crowbar

transitive verb

1748

First Known Use of crowbar

1748


CROWBAR Defined for English Language Learners

crowbar

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noun crow·bar \ˈkrō-ˌbär\

Definition of crowbar for English Language Learners

  • : a metal bar that has a thin flat edge at one end and is used to open or lift things


CROWBAR Defined for Kids

crowbar

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noun crow·bar \ˈkrō-ˌbär\

Definition of crowbar for Students

  1. :  a metal bar used as a lever (as for prying things apart)



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