Translation of "screw" - English-Turkish dictionary


verb uk /skruː/ us
screw sth down/to/onto, etc

to fasten something with a screw

vidalamak, vidayla tutturmak
You need to screw the cabinet to the wall.
screw sth on/down/together, etc

to fasten something by turning it round until it is tight, or to be fastened this way

çevirerek sıkmak, dönerek sıkmak
The lid is screwed on so tight I can't get it off.
→ Opposite unscrew
screw up your eyes/face

to move the muscles of your face so that your eyes become narrow

gözlerini kırpıştırmak, yüzünü buruşturmak
He screwed up his eyes in the bright sunlight.

(Translation of “screw verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)