Definitions For Lever


  • A rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum
  • A flat metal tumbler in a lever lock
  • A simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum
  • A strong bar that is used to lift and move something heavy
  • A bar or rod that is used to operate or adjust something on a machine, vehicle, device, etc.
  • Something used to achieve a desired result


  • To move or force, especially in an effort to get something open
  • To lift or move (something) with a lever

Is Lever a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Lever is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Lever in a Sentence

  • They used their money as a lever to gain political power.
  • He levered the rock out of the hole.
  • The workers used crowbars to lever the heavy stone block into its new position

Synonyms for Lever

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