Definition of 'screw'
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In Common Usage. screw is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: screw /skruː/ NOUN
A screw is a small metal device for fixing things together. It has a wide top, a pointed end, and a groove along its length.
Each shelf is fixed to the wall with screws.
- American English: screw
- Arabic: قَلَاوُوظ
- Brazilian Portuguese: parafuso
- Chinese: 螺丝钉
- Croatian: vijak
- Czech: šroub
- Danish: skrue
- Dutch: schroef
- European Spanish: tornillo
- Finnish: ruuvi
- French: vis
- German: Schraube
- Greek: βίδα
- Italian: vite asta filettata
- Japanese: ねじ
- Korean: 나사못
- Norwegian: skrue
- Polish: śruba
- European Portuguese: parafuso
- Romanian: șurub
- Russian: винт
- Spanish: tornillo
- Swedish: skruv
- Thai: ตะปูควง
- Turkish: vida
- Ukrainian: шуруп
- Vietnamese: đinh vít
British English: screw VERB
If you screw something somewhere or if it screws somewhere, you fix it in place by means of a screw or screws.
I had screwed the shelf on the wall myself.
Definition of screw from the Collins English Dictionary
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