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Synonyms for screw

have intercourse with

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cheat

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squeeze

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put the screws on someone

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screw something up: contort

screw something up: bungle

screw you or that

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  • sod you or that
  • coerce
  • bugger you or that
  • fuck you or that

Synonyms for screw

someone who guards prisoners

a simple machine of the inclined-plane type consisting of a spirally threaded cylindrical rod that engages with a similarly threaded hole

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a propeller with several angled blades that rotates to push against water or air

turn like a screw

cause to penetrate, as with a circular motion

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tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions

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defeat someone through trickery or deceit

References in classic literature ?
It has veered, however, very considerably to the north ; and now, at sundown, we are holding our course due west, principally by the screw and rudder, which answer their purposes to admiration.
Then he began to think it was time to come down, and took for granted that, in order to do this, it was only needful to turn the screw the reverse way; but, to his surprise and horror, he found that, turn as he might, he did not make the smallest impression.
At last, when it was growing dark, I found another screw, and on turning it, the horse began slowly to sink towards the earth.
He mounted first and helped the princess up behind; then, when she was firmly seated, with her hands holding tightly to his belt, he touched the screw, and the horse began to leave the earth quickly behind him.
In the extrusion of fluoropolymers, the extruder screw and die generally have to be made of a highly corrosion-resistant material.
It will wedge itself into the screw so you can twist it out.
According to ACNielsen, sales of wines with screw cap closures surged 24.
Wooden Screw 11/2 X 10,Wooden Screw 2 X 6,Wooden Screw 2 X 8
However a caution is noted here because if a screw hole has been stripped previously, an amateur fix is to apply Loctite or epoxy to secure it.
Excessive screw cooling can result in a skin of polymer building up on the screw root past where solids feeding has ended.
Start the drill bit at a sharp angle so the bit doesn't follow the old screw hole.
TROUBLE WITH THAT POSITION IS THAT THE SCREW MAY HIT THE REPLENISHER AND DESTROY THE CLAMP IF THE MORTAR EXPERIENCES EXCESSIVE RECOIL.
Screw extruder types (hot/cold teed) will be discussed, in addition to barrels, screws, screw types (gear extruder), two-stage screws, continuous mixers/twin screw extruders and feed devices.
A detailed literature review of previous investigations on measurement of velocity distributions in the screw channels of a single-screw extruder is given by Bakalis and Karwe (8), an by Karwe and Sernas (9).
Screw design, and the compatibility of the flight tip coating with the barrel lining, affect the wear rates of screw and barrel, and ultimately, cycle time and production rate.