Translation of "screw" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun [ C ] (METAL OBJECT) 金属物体 uk us /skruː/

a thin pointed piece of metal with a raised edge twisting round along its length and a flat top with a cut in it, which is used to join things together, especially pieces of wood


a twist or turn made to fasten or tighten something

Give it another screw to make sure the lid doesn't come off while we're travelling. 把盖子再拧紧一圈,确保我们旅行时盖子不会掉落。

(Translation of “screw noun (METAL OBJECT)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)