Thesaurus > Related Words: jimmy

  Words related to jimmy

Related / Similar Words: jemmy, pry, prise, prize, lever

 

Definition:
  • a short crowbar; "in England they call a jimmy and jemmy";
  • to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail";

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    Entailments: loosen, loose

     

    Derivational Morphology: pry, prise, prize, lever, jemmy, leverage, purchase, crowbar, wrecking bar, pry bar

     

     
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