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English definition of “screw”

screw

verb (METAL OBJECT)    /skruː/
[T usually + adv/prep] to fasten something using a screw: Screw this piece of wood to the wall. Screw these two pieces together.Fastening and tying [T usually + adv/prep] to fasten something using an object similar to a screw: We'll have to screw a hook into the wall.Fastening and tying screw in/together If something screws in/together, it fits or fastens together by being turned: This light bulb screws in. The steel rods screw together.Fastening and tying
(Definition of screw verb (METAL OBJECT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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