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Meaning of PEAVEY

Pronunciation:  'peevee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a stout lever with a sharp spike; used for handling logs
 

PEAVEY is a 6 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: cant dog, peavy
 
 See Also: cant hook, lever

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pea"vey\ Peavy \Pea"vy\, n. [Said to be from the
inventor's name.] (Lumbering)
A cant hook having the end of its lever armed with a spike.

 

 

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