Lover vs. Lever

Lover vs. Lever — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Lover and Lever

Lovernoun

One who loves another, especially one who is involved in a romantic or sexual relationship with another.

Levernoun

A simple machine consisting of a rigid bar pivoted on a fixed point and used to transmit force, as in raising or moving a weight at one end by pushing down on the other.

Lovernoun

lovers A couple who are in love with each other.

Levernoun

A projecting handle used to adjust or operate a mechanism.

Lovernoun

One who is fond of or devoted to something

a lover of fine food.

Levernoun

A means of accomplishing; a tool

used friendship as a lever to obtain advancement.
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Lovernoun

One who loves and cares for another person in a romantic way; a sweetheart, love, soulmate, boyfriend, or girlfriend.

Leververb

To move or lift with a lever

levered up the manhole cover.

Lovernoun

A sexual partner, especially one with whom someone is having an affair.

Leververb

To move (oneself, for example) in a manner resembling the use of a lever

"[He] levered himself out the window all the way to his waist" (Stephen King).

Lovernoun

A person who loves something.

a lover of fine winesa lover of his country

Leververb

To fund at least in part with borrowed money; leverage.

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Lovernoun

An informal term of address for any friend.

All right, me lover?

Levernoun

A crowbar.

Lovernoun

a person who loves or is loved

Levernoun

(mechanics) A rigid piece which is capable of turning about one point, or axis (the fulcrum), and in which are two or more other points where forces are applied; — used for transmitting and modifying force and motion.

Lovernoun

an ardent follower and admirer

Levernoun

Specifically, a bar of metal, wood or other rigid substance, used to exert a pressure, or sustain a weight, at one point of its length, by receiving a force or power at a second, and turning at a third on a fixed point called a fulcrum. It is usually named as the first of the six mechanical powers, and is of three kinds, according as either the fulcrum F, the weight W, or the power P, respectively, is situated between the other two, as in the figures.

Lovernoun

a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage

Levernoun

A small such piece to trigger or control a mechanical device (like a button).

Levernoun

(mechanics) A bar, as a capstan bar, applied to a rotatory piece to turn it.

Levernoun

(mechanics) An arm on a rock shaft, to give motion to the shaft or to obtain motion from it.

Levernoun

(rare) A levee.

Leververb

(transitive) To move with a lever.

With great effort and a big crowbar I managed to lever the beam off the floor.

Leververb

To use, operate or move (something) like a lever (physically).

Leververb

To use (something) like a lever (in an abstract sense).

Leververb

To increase the share of debt in the capitalization of a business.

Leveradverb

(obsolete) Rather.

Levernoun

a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum

Levernoun

a simple machine that gives a mechanical advantage when given a fulcrum

Levernoun

a flat metal tumbler in a lever lock

Leververb

to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open;

The burglar jimmied the lockRaccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail