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levering

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  • as inpry
  • as inraise
  • as injimmy
  • as injack

synonyms for levering

  • extract
  • pull
  • wrest
  • disengage
  • disjoin
  • divide
  • elevate
  • elicit
  • extort
  • heave
  • hoist
  • jimmy
  • lever
  • lift
  • move
  • press
  • prize
  • push
  • raise
  • rear
  • separate
  • tear
  • tilt
  • turn
  • twist
  • uplift
  • upraise
  • wring
  • pick up
  • take up
  • turn out
  • uprear
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antonyms for levering

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  • abandon
  • attach
  • combine
  • connect
  • decrease
  • demote
  • depress
  • destroy
  • discourage
  • dissuade
  • drop
  • fall
  • fix
  • hide
  • join
  • keep
  • lessen
  • lower
  • neglect
  • repress
  • stop
  • straighten
  • suppress
  • unite
  • untwist
  • close
  • leave alone
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How to use levering in a sentence

They wonder why Democrats would clip their own wings while they control all the levers in Richmond — in an election year with the House and governorship up for grabs.
AS VIRGINIA DEMOCRATS REIN THEMSELVES IN WITH BILL LIMITS, SOME LEGISLATORS SEE LOST OPPORTUNITIESLAURA VOZZELLANOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Sometimes, you’ll have to use your eagle to slide a target in place or to set a weight down on a lever.
‘THE PATHLESS’: LESS THAN THE SUM OF ITS PARTSCHRISTOPHER BYRDNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Another special feature of this toaster is the “lift and look” lever, which allows you to check your toast without stopping the heating process.
THESE PIECES OF KITCHEN GEAR MAKE EXCELLENT GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It’s got a motion sensor that allows you to turn on the faucet without touching the lever and can connect to your Amazon Alexa or Google Assistant, meaning you can control the flow of water with your voice.
THESE PIECES OF KITCHEN GEAR MAKE EXCELLENT GIFTSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 6, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
It has all the slicing and shredding capabilities one might expect from a food processor in this class, but it also features a unique thickness adjustment lever above the control panel that allows for granular control of the size of your cuts.
POWERFUL FOOD PROCESSORS FOR DICING, SLICING, AND KNEADINGPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMOCTOBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
A handful of people, in a handful of companies, in one state, in a single country have their hands on levers that can—and do—direct the attention of a few billion people around the world.
WHAT TWO BILLION PEOPLE PAY ATTENTION TO IS STILL IN THE HANDS OF A FEW COMPANIESJASON DORRIERSEPTEMBER 20, 2020SINGULARITY HUB 
I’ve struggled with it on and off, but lately it’s been rough as clients are trying to hit aggressive sales goals and they’re leaning on you harder because they don’t have any other levers to pull so it creates a high pressure environment.
‘THE DOLLAR AMOUNT ISN’T WORTH THE MENTAL TOLL’: CONFESSIONS OF A MEDIA BUYER ON THE PRESSURE TO KEEP PERFORMANCE UP AMID THE PANDEMICKRISTINA MONLLOSAUGUST 25, 2020DIGIDAY
Lunches and sororities were all I heard her mention, until Tom Levering came on deck; now he is the leading subject.
A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOSTGENE STRATTON PORTER
Polly Ammon gave Tom Levering a quick touch and wickedly winked at him.
A GIRL OF THE LIMBERLOSTGENE STRATTON PORTER
Using the two-by-four as a fulcrum, he began levering the door upward and outward.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF LAKEVILLE HIGHLESLIE W. QUIRK
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