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1. lever

noun. ['ˈlɛvɝ, ˈliːvɝ'] a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum.

Synonyms

  • cant dog
  • bar
  • pedal
  • stick
  • tappet
  • tire iron
  • crowbar
  • control stick
  • trigger
  • spark lever
  • gun trigger
  • dog hook
  • peavy
  • hand throttle
  • foot pedal
  • pry bar
  • tiller
  • foot lever
  • pry
  • valve rocker
  • pinch bar
  • joystick
  • rocker arm
  • fulcrum
  • key
  • compound lever
  • treadle
  • tire tool
  • peavey
  • wrecking bar

Antonyms

  • free
  • allow
  • permit
  • unbar

Etymology

  • leveor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lever (French)
  • levare (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Gear Lever

  • nonbeliever
  • unilever
  • vandever
  • retriever
  • reliever
  • receiver
  • mckeever
  • mcgeever
  • believer
  • stever
  • steever
  • schriever
  • griever
  • greever
  • driever
  • cleaver
  • achiever
  • wever
  • weaver
  • siever
  • seever
  • seaver
  • reever
  • reaver
  • leever
  • leaver
  • keever
  • fever
  • dever
  • deaver

Example sentences of the word gear-lever


1. Noun Phrase
Pry the gear lever trim from the central console and then remove the Phillips screw.

2. Noun Phrase
The DuaLogic gearbox uses an electrohydraulic servo to automate the clutch and gear lever.

2. lever

noun. ['ˈlɛvɝ, ˈliːvɝ'] a flat metal tumbler in a lever lock.

Synonyms

  • tumbler
  • lever tumbler

Antonyms

  • walk
  • detach
  • dislodge

Etymology

  • leveor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lever (French)
  • levare (Latin)

3. lever

noun. ['ˈlɛvɝ, ˈliːvɝ'] a simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum.

Synonyms

  • machine

Antonyms

  • move
  • atonality

Etymology

  • leveor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lever (French)
  • levare (Latin)

4. lever

verb. ['ˈlɛvɝ, ˈliːvɝ'] to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open.

Synonyms

  • loosen
  • loose
  • prise
  • open up
  • jimmy
  • open
  • prize

Antonyms

  • stiffen
  • unimportant
  • snarl
  • entangle

Etymology

  • leveor (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • lever (French)
  • levare (Latin)

5. gear

verb. ['ˈgɪr'] set the level or character of.

Synonyms

  • popularize
  • pitch
  • accommodate
  • adapt

Antonyms

  • elated
  • estimable
  • proud
  • sufficient

Etymology

  • gervi (Old Norse)

6. gear

noun. ['ˈgɪr'] a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion.

Synonyms

  • worm gear
  • spur gear
  • escape wheel
  • bevel gear
  • planet wheel
  • pinion and ring gear
  • planet gear
  • sun gear
  • planetary gear
  • geared wheel
  • sprocket
  • cogwheel
  • spur wheel
  • tooth
  • gear wheel
  • pinion and crown wheel
  • cog
  • epicyclic gear
  • pinion
  • worm wheel
  • rack and pinion

Antonyms

  • walk
  • disjoin
  • enable
  • rural area

Etymology

  • gervi (Old Norse)

7. gear

noun. ['ˈgɪr'] a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle).

Synonyms

  • first
  • third
  • low
  • high
  • mechanism
  • gearset
  • steering gear
  • first gear
  • transmission system
  • reverse
  • reverse gear
  • gear mechanism
  • transmission
  • second gear
  • low gear
  • high gear
  • second
  • third gear

Antonyms

  • end
  • death
  • closing
  • latter

Etymology

  • gervi (Old Norse)

8. gear

noun. ['ˈgɪr'] wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed.

Synonyms

  • reduction gear
  • engine
  • epicyclic gear train
  • power train
  • wheelwork
  • geartrain
  • epicyclic train
  • train

Antonyms

  • cardinal
  • tall
  • superior
  • up

Etymology

  • gervi (Old Norse)

9. gear

noun. ['ˈgɪr'] equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc..

Synonyms

  • rigging
  • stable gear
  • outfit
  • saddlery
  • appurtenance
  • fishing gear
  • tack
  • fishing tackle
  • equipment
  • paraphernalia
  • kit
  • regalia
  • rig
  • tackle

Antonyms

  • late
  • middle
  • last
  • secondary

Etymology

  • gervi (Old Norse)
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