Synonyms for treadle

Synonyms for (noun) treadle

Synonyms: pedal, treadle, foot lever, foot pedal

Definition: a lever that is operated with the foot

Similar words: lever

Definition: a rigid bar pivoted about a fulcrum

Synonyms for (verb) treadle

Synonyms: treadle

Definition: operate (machinery) by a treadle

Similar words: operate, control

Definition: handle and cause to function

Usage: do not operate machinery after imbibing alcohol; control the lever


Synonyms: treadle

Definition: tread over

Usage: the brick maker treadles over clay to pick out the stones

Similar words: trample, tread

Definition: tread or stomp heavily or roughly

Usage: The soldiers trampled across the fields