Synonyms for Lever:

n.

blower, calculator, convertor, compressor, charger, converter, balance, carriage, agitator, boiler. psychological warfare, sop, bribe, manipulation, blackmail, hush money, bribery, special pleading, decoy. chip away, chop, flail, drill, cut, file, chase, crimp, card, chisel. release, fast forward, control, pause, console, panel, dial, master switch, knob. brace (noun)
arm.
lever (noun)
crowbar, advantage, crow, lever tumbler, prise, pry, prize, pinch bar, pry bar, leverage, tool, prying bar, jimmy, bar.
lifter (noun)
crow, leverage, prying bar, bar, arm, crowbar, machine, handspike, pinch bar, pry bar, tool, advantage.

v.

pry (verb)
prize.

Other synonyms:

master switch, bribe, hush money, bar, sop, psychological warfare, bribery. control, special pleading, blackmail, decoy, fast forward. manipulation, console, dial. knob, pause. panel. release. Other relevant words:
panel, bribe, prize, handspike, pinch bar, control, pause, advantage, blackmail, knob, sop, crow, dial, bribery, pry bar, tool, prying bar, bar, arm, leverage, crowbar.

Usage examples for lever

  1. I pulled myself onto it and threw in the forward lever – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer
  2. Lever L is sometimes placed inside the head, and sometimes outside as in Fig. – Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II by Joshua Rose
  3. Another signal was given to Jim, and he pushed a lever that governed the huge steel arm of the machine. – Five Little Starrs in the Canadian Forest by Lillian Elizabeth Roy Elizabeth Colborne