crowbar(redirected from crowbarring)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to crowbarring: jemmying
a heavy iron lever with one pointed end, and one forged into a wedge shape
An iron or steel bar that is usually bent and has a wedge-shaped working end; used as a lever and for prying.
A device or action that in effect places a high overload on the actuating element of a circuit breaker or other protective device, thus triggering it.
A steel bar, one end of which is flattened; sometimes slightly bent; used for heavy prying, and as a lever for moving heavy objects.