Pincers

What is Pincers ?

Pincers is (plural noun) 1. pair of pincers a tool for holding something tight, shaped like scissors We pulled the nails out of the wood with a pair of pincers. 2. the front claws of a crab or lobster A crab can give you a nasty nip with its pincers.

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level