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tire iron

[′tīr ‚ī·ərn]
(design engineering)
A single metal bar having bladelike ends of various shapes to insert between the rim and the bead of a pneumatic tire to remove or replace the tire.
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Clegg used a tire iron to beat the victim and then drove a vehicle over her.
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4 slaying of Donald Bradshaw, a 68-year-old man who was beaten to death with a tire iron after he was carjacked at an intersection.
Swain allegedly struck Nixon in the head with a tire iron, stabbed her in the chest and threw her into the trunk of her BMW.
Kalal was shot after he began swinging a tire iron at Swires, Slater said.
When Lureen describes over the phone how Jack died, the structure of the sequence uses the same technique: it starts with a shot of Ennis listening, cuts to the image of Jack being attacked with a tire iron, then goes back to a shot of Ennis, so distraught by this mental image that he has stopped listening to Lureen.
Smith and his boyfriend, Justin Swensen, were taunted by a group of men inside Bamboo Bernie's nightclub, after which Smith and Jefferson were attacked with a tire iron outside.
After the victim got into his car, one of the males smashed the driver's side window with a tire iron, demanded the car keys, and ordered the victim and his friend out of the car, Jennings said.
In the store, Poage saw a man, who was wearing a ski mask and holding a tire iron, taking money from the cash register.
The old way of a tire iron and a heavy hammer can get pretty tiring for those of us three-fourths of a century old.
Instead, it appears to be a rusty tire iron and either a dime, or a quarter.
One of the robbers demanded property from them while brandishing a tire iron, police said.