Definitions for: Jimmy


[n] a short crowbar; "in England they call a jimmy and jemmy"
[v] to move or force, esp. in an effort to get something open; "The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"



Webster (1913) Definition: Jim"my, n.; pl. Jimmies. [Cf. Jemmy.]
A short crowbar used by burglars in breaking open doors.
[Written also jemmy.]

Synonyms: jemmy, lever, prise, prize, pry

See Also: crowbar, loose, loosen, open, open up, pry, pry bar, wrecking bar

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