jemmy Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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jemmynoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdʒem.i/ UK (US jimmy)
a ​short, ​strongmetalbar with a ​curved end, often used to ​force things ​open, for ​example by ​thieves to ​forceopenwindows or ​doors

jemmyverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈdʒem.i/ UK (US jimmy)
to ​force a ​window or ​lockopen with a jemmy
(Definition of jemmy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jemmy”
in Chinese (Simplified) (窃贼等用来撬开门窗的)撬棍…
in Chinese (Traditional) (竊賊等用來撬開門窗的)撬棍…
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