pries 1 of 2

present tense third-person singular of pry
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as in pulls
to raise, move, or pull apart with or as if with a lever it took some effort to pry up the trap door

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pries

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verb (2)

present tense third-person singular of pry

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“Pries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pries. Accessed 13 Jun. 2024.

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