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  1. gears(Noun)

    Plural form of gear.


  1. Gears

    Gears is the name of two fictional characters from the Transformers series.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. gears

    See JEERS.

Editors Contribution

  1. gears

    Plural form of the word gear.

    The gears on the car work efficiently.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 29, 2020  

Anagrams for gears »

  1. agers, GRASE, rages, regas, sager, sarge, segar

How to pronounce gears?

  1. Alex
    US English

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gears in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gears in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of gears in a Sentence

  1. Jonathan Lipson:

    They want to throw sand in the gears and slow down a prenegotiated plan.

  2. William Todts:

    Truckmakers claim we can trust them to deliver more efficient trucks, the reality is that for the last decade they've made virtually no progress in fuel efficiency while for much of that time they are alleged to have operated a cartel. It's high time we shift gears and introduce U.S.-style fuel economy standards.

  3. Virgin Atlantic:

    Flight VS43 ... (has) returned to London Gatwick due to a technical issue with one of the landing gears, the aircraft is preparing to implement a non-standard landing procedure at Gatwick airport.

  4. Mark Zuckerberg:

    That's what got the gears turning.

  5. Samuel Alito:

    What the president regrets is that Senate Democrats didn't focus more on making an effective public case about those substantive objections, instead, some Democrats engaged in a process of throwing sand in the gears of the confirmation process. And that's an approach that the president regrets.

Images & Illustrations of gears

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