gambrel

(redirected from gambrels)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Synonyms for gambrel

a gable roof with two slopes on each side and the lower slope being steeper

References in periodicals archive ?
Unlike traditional gambrels, which require making an incision in the animal's legs and then inserting hook ends, the Universal Gambrel uses gravity to seize the animal's legs in the loops located on both ends of the galvanized steel spreader bar.
Contact: Mark's Universal Gambrel, 3934 Sawyerwood Rd.
Whether you choose to use an ATV to get you closer to your honeyhole, or simply as standby, to assist you when meat's down, they have become as much a part of big game hunting as hoists, gambrels, mules and pack horses.