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  Words related to screw

Related / Similar Words: prison guard, jailer, jailor, gaoler, turnkey, cheat, chouse, shaft, chicane, jockey, drive in

 

Definition:
  • someone who guards prisoners;
  • defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit;
  • tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions; "Screw the bottle cap on";
  • cause to penetrate, as with a circular motion; "drive in screws or bolts";
  • turn like a screw;

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    Hyponyms: screw up

     

    Derivational Morphology: imprison, incarcerate, lag, immure, put behind bars, jail, jug, gaol, put away, remand, trickery, chicanery, chicane, guile, wile, shenanigan, swindle, cheat, rig, deceiver, cheater, trickster, beguiler, slicker

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: schroef   Finnish: ruuvi  
    French: vis   German: Schraube  
    Hungarian: csavar   Icelandic: skrúfa  
    Ido: skrubo   Italian: vite  
    Japanese: ねじ   Latvian: skrūve  
    Polish: wkręt   Portuguese: parafuso  
    Romanian: şurub   Russian: винт  
    Slovene: vijak   Spanish: tornillo  
    Swahili: parafujo   Swedish: skruv  
    Telugu: స్క్రూ  
     
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