Definition of 'corkscrew'
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Example sentences containing 'corkscrew'
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When is the best time to move an established corkscrew hazel? The Sun (2016)The difference is that the corkscrew twist usually comes at the end. Times, Sunday Times (2008) Twist into corkscrew shapes and lay on non-stick baking parchment in a roasting tin. Times, Sunday Times (2014)TV adverts for beer and wine also have people reaching for the bottle opener or corkscrew. The Sun (2009)Turning the giant corkscrew, the farmer needed both strength and balance to push on one handle while pulling on the other. Christianity Today (2000)Now: The corkscrew hair of old might have gone but his youthful looks remain. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'corkscrew'
British English: corkscrew /ˈkɔːkˌskruː/ NOUN
A corkscrew is a device for pulling corks out of bottles.
- American English: corkscrew
- Arabic: بَرِيـمَةٌ لِفَتْحِ الزُّجَاجَات
- Brazilian Portuguese: saca-rolhas
- Chinese: 开塞钻
- Croatian: vadičep
- Czech: vývrtka
- Danish: proptrækker
- Dutch: kurkentrekker
- European Spanish: sacacorchos
- Finnish: korkkiruuvi
- French: tire-bouchon
- German: Korkenzieher
- Greek: τιρμπουσόν
- Italian: cavatappi
- Japanese: コルク栓抜き
- Korean: 코르크 마개뽑이
- Norwegian: korketrekker
- Polish: korkociąg
- European Portuguese: saca-rolhas
- Romanian: tirbușon
- Russian: штопор
- Spanish: sacacorchos
- Swedish: korkskruv
- Thai: สว่านเปิดจุกขวด
- Turkish: tirbuşon
- Ukrainian: штопор
- Vietnamese: cái mở nút chai
Definition of corkscrew from the Collins English Dictionary
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