Translation of "corkscrew" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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corkscrewnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɔːk.skruː/ us /ˈkɔːrk.skruː/

a device for removing corks from bottles, that consists of a handle with a twisted metal rod to push into the cork and pull it out


corkscrewadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈkɔːk.skruː/ us /ˈkɔːrk.skruː/

tightly twisted or curled

Her daughter's hair is a mass of wonderful red corkscrew curls. 她女儿留了一头漂亮的红色卷发。

(Translation of “corkscrew” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)