a bar for lifting sth heavy or opening sth, put one end under the thing you want to lift or open, and push the other end
a thing that you pull or push to make a machine work
move (sth) with a lever
"The burglar jimmied the lock"
"Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"
A simple flip of a lever will enable the bike to be folded.
Joseph..levered up the lid..with a chisel.
出自： C. Mackenzie
I levered Smithy into a sitting position.
出自： A. MacLean
在撬树根时我们遇到了很多麻烦。 lever sb out of sth
They're trying to lever him out of his job as head of the firm.
他们试图把他从公司首脑的位置上挤走。 lever oneself out
Once you're stuck in deep snow, it's difficult to lever yourself out.
要是用棍把这块石头撬起来,你会看到石头下面有许多虫子。 lever oneself up
The wounded soldier levered himself up on his elbow and shouted for help.