pincers: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (pin'surz), [key]
— n. (usually used with a pl. v.)
- a gripping tool consisting of two pivoted limbs forming a pair of jaws and a pair of handles (usually used with pair of&hasp;).
- a grasping organ or pair of organs resembling this, as the claw of a lobster.
- pincers (Thesaurus)