gear stick

gear stick
gear stick UK US noun [countable] [singular gear stick plural gear sticks] [singular gear lever plural gear levers] british
the short metal lever in a car that a driver uses to change the gears
Thesaurus: internal parts of cars and other road vehiclesmeronym makes of carhyponym
Variant: gear lever

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • gear stick — UK / US or gear lever UK / US noun [countable] Word forms gear stick : singular gear stick plural gear sticks Word forms gear lever : singular gear lever plural gear levers British the short metal lever in a car that a driver uses to change the… …   English dictionary

  • gear-stick — gear lever, gearˈ stick or (N American) gearˈshift noun A device for selecting or engaging and disengaging gears • • • Main Entry: ↑gear …   Useful english dictionary

  • gear stick — n BrE a gear lever …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • gear stick — gear ,stick noun count BRITISH a STICK SHIFT …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Gear stick — A gear stick (also known as gearstick, gear lever, selection lever, shift stick and gear shifter) is the lever used to change gear in a vehicle, such as an automobile, with manual transmission or several common forms of automatic transmission.… …   Wikipedia

  • gear stick — noun A lever used to change gear in a motor vehicle Syn: gearstick, gear lever …   Wiktionary

  • gear stick — see gear lever …   English dictionary

  • gear stick — noun (C) BrE a gear lever …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • ˈgear ˌstick — noun [C] British the part in a car that a driver uses to change GEAR …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • gear·stick — /ˈgiɚˌstık/ noun, pl sticks [count] Brit : ↑gearshift …   Useful english dictionary

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