Translation of "screw" - English-Korean dictionary


noun uk /skruː/ us /skru/

a small, pointed piece of metal that you turn round and round to fasten things together

have a screw loose

If you say that someone has a screw loose, you mean that they behave in a strange way and seem slightly mentally ill.

나사가 풀린
verb uk /skruː/ us /skru/

to fasten something with a screw

나사를 조이다
You need to screw the cabinet to the wall.

to fasten something by turning it round until it is tight

돌려서 조이다

(Translation of “screw” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)