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Meaning of CROWBAR

Pronunciation:  'krow`bâr

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a heavy iron lever with one end forged into a wedge

CROWBAR is a 7 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: pry, pry bar, wrecking bar
 See Also: jemmy, jim crow, jimmy, lever



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Crow"bar`\ (kr?"b?r), n.
A bar of iron sharpened at one end, and used as a lever.

Thesaurus Terms
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