pincher

noun pinch·er \ ˈpin-chər \

Definition of pincher

1 : one that pinches
2 pinchers plural : pincers

Examples of pincher in a Sentence

  1. the pincher of the stolen electronics was caught by the police trying to sell them

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First Known Use of pincher

15th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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