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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 Scot ruthlessly employed several drop shots to turn the screw in the next few games, making his stricken opponent pound the court as he cruised 4-1 ahead.
He had taken control, but an ankle injury for Simon enabled the Scot to turn the screw and set up a quarter-final against world No.
Our country is in a deep financial crisis and severe cut backs are inevitable, and for an overpaid council to turn the screw on the most vulnerable members of society is despicable; particularly so, when a modest reduction in Town Hall extravagance would keep the services under threat, afloat.
Expect Les Toulousains to empty their bench in the second half and turn the screw Rugby union, page 129 Inter 2pts 13-10 Boyles, Hills, Totesport See above Champions League final, pages 137-143
As the game wore on Jackett's team began to turn the screw, and shaun Batt broke the deadlock in the 27th minute.
Now motorists are being encouraged to turn the screw on thieves who target number plates by securing them with anti-theft devices.
Now turn the screw out of the Screw Chek'r and you'll find that the threads on the end of the shortened screw are perfect since they were protected by the Screw Chek'r.
We have to be able to turn the screw when it matters to see off other teams.