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jimmy

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒɪ.mi/ US ( UK jemmy) us  
a short, strong metal bar with a curved end, often used to force things open, for example by thieves to force open windows or doors

jimmy

verb [T] uk   /ˈdʒɪ.mi/ US ( UK jemmy) us  
to force a window or lock open with a jimmy
Translations of “jimmy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 撬棍…
in Chinese (Simplified) 撬棍…
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