Resultados de búsqueda del diccionario

Mostrando 1-50 de 50 resultados

screw Inglés británico e internacional

A short, slender, sharp-pointed metal pin with a raised helical thread running around it and a slotted head, used to join things together by being rotated so that it pierces wood or other material and is held tightly in place

screw Tesauro Inglés

fit the shelf to its supports with the screws provided

lag screw Inglés británico e internacional

A heavy wood screw with a square or hexagonal head

screw up Inglés británico e internacional

(Of the muscles of one’s face or around one’s eyes) contract, typically so as to express emotion or because of bright light

screw-up Inglés británico e internacional

A situation that has been completely mismanaged or mishandled

screw cap Inglés británico e internacional

A round cap or lid that can be screwed on to a bottle or jar

screw eye Inglés británico e internacional

A screw with a loop for passing a cord through, instead of a slotted head

screw-in Inglés británico e internacional

Adapted or designed to be attached by screwing into something

screw-on Inglés británico e internacional

Adapted or designed to be attached by screwing on to something

screw tap Inglés británico e internacional

A tool for making female screws

screw top Inglés británico e internacional

A round cap or lid that can be screwed on to a bottle or jar

set screw Inglés británico e internacional

A screw for adjusting or clamping parts of a machine

Allen screw Inglés británico e internacional

A screw with a hexagonal socket in the head

grub screw Inglés británico e internacional

A small headless screw, used typically to attach a handle or cam to a spindle

jack screw Inglés británico e internacional

A screw which can be turned to adjust the position of an object into which it fits

screw-down Inglés británico e internacional

Adapted or designed to be closed by screwing

screw gear Inglés británico e internacional

A gear consisting of an endless screw with a cogwheel or pinion

screw hook Inglés británico e internacional

A hook with a point and thread for fastening it to woodwork

screw jack Inglés británico e internacional

A vehicle jack worked by a screw device

screw pine Inglés británico e internacional

Another term for pandanus.

screw plate Inglés británico e internacional

A steel plate with threaded holes for making male screws

screw valve Inglés británico e internacional

A stopcock opened and shut by a screw

screw worm Inglés británico e internacional

A worm gear or other mechanical device bearing a screw

twin-screw Inglés británico e internacional

(Of a ship) having two propellers on separate shafts with opposite twists

endless screw Inglés británico e internacional

The threaded cylinder in a worm gear

machine screw Inglés británico e internacional

A fastening device similar to a bolt but having a socket in its head which allows it to be turned with a screwdriver

screw around Inglés británico e internacional

Have many different sexual partners

levelling screw Inglés británico e internacional

A screw, typically one of three, for adjusting part of a machine or instrument to a precise level

screw coupling Inglés británico e internacional

A female screw with threads at both ends for joining lengths of piping or rods

Archimedean screw Inglés británico e internacional

A device invented by Archimedes for raising water by means of a helix rotating within a tube

turn the screw Inglés británico e internacional

Exert strong pressure on someone

screw someone over Inglés británico e internacional

Treat someone unfairly; cheat or swindle someone

screw someone up Inglés británico e internacional

Cause someone to be emotionally or mentally disturbed

screw something up Inglés británico e internacional

Crush a piece of paper or fabric into a tight mass

have a screw loose Inglés británico e internacional

Be slightly eccentric or mentally disturbed

a turn of the screw Inglés británico e internacional

An additional degree of pressure or hardship added to a situation that is already extremely difficult to bear

pluck up courage Inglés británico e internacional

Make an effort to do something that frightens one

screw thread in thread Inglés británico e internacional

A helical ridge on the outside of a screw, bolt, etc. or on the inside of a cylindrical hole, to allow two parts to be screwed together

screw propeller in screw Inglés británico e internacional

A ship’s or aircraft’s propeller (considered as acting like a screw in moving through water or air)

screw pine in pine1 Inglés británico e internacional

Used in names of unrelated plants that resemble the pines in some way, e.g. ground pine, screw pine

male screw in screw Inglés británico e internacional

A cylinder with a helical ridge or thread running round the outside (a male screw) that can be turned to seal an opening, apply pressure, adjust position, etc., especially one fitting into a corresponding internal groove or thread (a female screw)

female screw in screw Inglés británico e internacional

A cylinder with a helical ridge or thread running round the outside (a male screw) that can be turned to seal an opening, apply pressure, adjust position, etc., especially one fitting into a corresponding internal groove or thread (a female screw)

a turn of the screw in screw Inglés británico e internacional

An additional degree of pressure or hardship added to a situation that is already extremely difficult to bear

screw-worm fly in screw worm Inglés británico e internacional

A large American blowfly larva which enters the wounds of mammals and sometimes humans, developing under the skin and often causing death. The adult fly is called the screw-worm fly

have a screw loose in screw Inglés británico e internacional

Be slightly eccentric or mentally disturbed

with a screw loose in screw Tesauro Inglés

it really needs to be a person with a screw loose to commit violence

screw something up in screw Tesauro Inglés

Christina screwed up her face in disgust