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crank a device that moves things in a circle. Cranks have a lever attached at a right angle to the end of an arm that moves in a circle. Cranks are turned by hand or by another arm that connects to the lever. [1/4 definitions]
fulcrum the point of support on which a lever turns.
gearshift a lever used to change gears in a car, truck, or other motor vehicle.
gear stick the British word for the lever used to change gears in a car, truck, or other motor vehicle. Gear stick has the same meaning as gearshift.
helm a wheel or lever used for steering a ship.
jack a device for lifting a heavy object a short distance by means of a lever. [1/5 definitions]
lever a basic tool used to lift or pry things open. A crowbar is one type of lever. [1/2 definitions]
pedal a lever pushed by the foot to run or control a machine. [1/2 definitions]
pendulum a weight hung on a long cord, wire, or lever so that it swings back and forth. Pendulums are used to control the movements of some clocks.
pry2 to move, lift, or open with something that acts as a lever. [1/2 definitions]
trigger a small lever that when pressed or pulled causes a gun to fire. [1/2 definitions]
vise a tool used to grip objects. Vises have two jaws that are opened and closed by a lever or screw.