pliers Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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pliersnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈplaɪ.əz/  us   /-ɚz/
a ​smalltool with two ​handles for ​holding or ​pullingsmall things like ​nails, or for ​cuttingwire: Pass me that pair of pliers, ​please.
(Definition of pliers from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pliersplural noun

 us   /ˈplɑɪ·ərz/
a ​smalltool used for ​pulling, ​holding, or ​cutting that has two ​handles that you ​press together in ​order to ​bring together two ​speciallyshapedpieces of ​metal at the other end
(Definition of pliers from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pliers”
in Korean 펜치…
in Arabic كَمّاشة…
in Malaysian playar…
in French pince(s)…
in Russian щипцы, плоскогубцы…
in Chinese (Traditional) 老虎鉗,鉗子…
in Italian pinze…
in Turkish kerpeten, pense, karga burun…
in Polish cążki…
in Spanish alicates, tenazas…
in Vietnamese cái kìm…
in Portuguese alicate…
in Thai คีม…
in German die Zange…
in Catalan alicates, tenalles…
in Japanese ペンチ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老虎钳,钳子…
in Indonesian catut…
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