Examples from the Web for pliers
A liar has her tongue pulled out by an oversized pair of pliers.
He describes the piercing needles they allegedly poked under his toenails before ripping them off with pliers.
She had to go in with pliers and kind of break them up and ended up fishing them out like Martin does in the film.
The propeller at B is simply a tin disc with radial cuts, each sector being twisted at an angle by a pair of pliers.Toy-Making in School and Home|Ruby Kathleen Polkinghorne and Mabel Irene Rutherford Polkinghorne
This is made of steel, somewhat after the manner of a pair of pliers.The Pyrotechnist's Treasury|Thomas Kentish
Cut the ends off close and press flat with the jaws of the pliers.Make Your Own Hats|Gene Allen Martin
If the bones are more deeply carious, the diseased parts must at all hazards be removed with pliers or gouge.A Manual of the Operations of Surgery|Joseph Bell
I now figure a most necessary little pair of pliers for dressing the feathers of birds.Practical Taxidermy|Montagu Browne