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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

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The flow produced by the screw propeller and caused by the effect of the stern screw of the propeller usually is not taken into account in many cases; however, this effect could have a considerable influence on the force of tug pulling.
It can't turn as fast or deftly as a seal, but it is more maneuverable than vehicles such as REMUS, which use conventional screw propellers for propulsion.
electricity and operate with twin screw propellers, with a service speed of 19
Although the most well-known illustration of the Turtle shows screw propellers, this is historically inaccurate they more resembled two-armed windmills.
For many years, he sought to convince the Admiralty of the superiority of steam power, tubular boilers and screw propellers.