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lever

1. noun handle, bar2. noun used for persuasion3. verb move using lever4. verb move yourself with effort5. verb put pressure on sb 1 noun handle, barluamhán masc1  c m u 2 noun used for persuasionseift fem2  c m ucleas masc1  c m ushe used it as a lever to get what she wanted bhain sí úsáid as mar chleas lena mian a fháil, d'úsáid sí é mar sheift lena mian a fháil
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb move using lever TRANSITIVEionramháil le luamhánfeistigh le luamhándeasaigh le luamhánto lever sth into place rud a ionramháil ina áit féin le luamhánthis is levered out with a screwdriver baintear seo amach le scriúirethey levered it open with a crowbar d'oscail siad le gró é 4 verb move yourself with effort TRANSITIVEhe levered himself out of the chair tharraing sé é féin aníos as an gcathaoir, d'ardaigh sé é féin as an gcathaoirshe levered herself up on her left elbow bhrúigh sí í féin suas ar a huillinn chlé, d'ardaigh sí í féin suas ar a huillinn chlé 5 verb put pressure on sb TRANSITIVEit's hard to lever money from them is deacair airgead a bhaint astu sinwe must lever them into accepting a settlement caithfimid brú a chur orthu glacadh le socrúshe levered them out of the organisation bhrúigh sí amach as an eagraíocht iad