Meaning of PLIERS in English


noun plural but singular or plural in construction

or ply·ers ˈplī(ə)rz, -īəz

Etymology: ply (I) + -ers (plural of -er )

: a small pincers usually with long roughened jaws for holding small objects or for bending and cutting wire — often used with pair

a pair of plierss

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