As nouns the difference between pliers and plyers
is that pliers
is a gripping tool that multiplies the strength of the user's hand while plyers
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A gripping tool that multiplies the strength of the user's hand
- I need a pair of pliers to get a good grip on that broken screw.
* To make clear the quantity under discussion clearer, the expressions "a pair of pliers" or "(however many) pairs of pliers" can be used.
* "A pliers" is somewhat awkward, though accepted in American English.
* needlenose pliers