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1. 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.

2. A projecting handle used to adjust or operate a mechanism.

3. A ceremony at the French Court at which the King or Queen was attended by favoured courtiers and attendants, while getting out of bed and ready for the day.

4. A means of accomplishing; a tool: used friendship as a lever to obtain advancement.
I pulled the lever with all my strength, and turned the machine off.
by James Howards February 23, 2004
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Phrase meaning that a deceased cannot rest in peace until society changes due to the circumstances of a death.
People said rest in power for the unarmed man had been shot by the police.
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when you really want to hurt someone you might 'lever' them. If you want to lever someone it often means that you want to hit them in the face to cause permanent damage to their appearance.
I'll Fucking Lever the Twat that put those sticks on the road, it could cause an accident!
by elmilno October 10, 2010
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A machine used to apply a lot of force to an object with very little effort by the catalyst.
i used a lever to to lift the fat guy from his computer chair
by phextwin February 19, 2004
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translates as "nevermind"
"I cant believe you just did that..."
"pssst lever .. just forget about it"
by kevin mccaffrey February 18, 2004
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