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{n: bucket, pail} a roughly cylindrical vessel that is open at the top

{n: dinner pail, dinner bucket} a pail in which a workman carries his lunch or dinner

{n: pail, pailful} the quantity contained in a pail

{n: slop pail, slop jar} a large pail used to receive waste water from a washbasin or chamber pot

{v: pry, prise, prize, lever, jimmy} to move or force, especially in an effort to get something open
"The burglar jimmied the lock", "Raccoons managed to pry the lid off the garbage pail"


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