noun. ['ˈplaɪɝz'] a gripping hand tool with two hinged arms and (usually) serrated jaws.
- rib joint pliers
- hand tool
- compound lever
- slip-joint pliers
- pair of pliers
- needlenose pliers
- locking pliers
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- ply (English)
- plien (Middle English (1100-1500))
Words that Rhyme with Pliers
How do you pronounce pliers?
Pronounce pliers as plaɪərz.
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Example sentences of the word pliers
1. Noun, plural
Allow the bead to cool and slip it from the pliers.