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Translation of "spanner" - English-Korean dictionary

spanner

noun   /ˈspæn·ər/ UK ( US wrench)
a tool with a round end that is used to turn nuts and bolts (= metal objects used to fasten things together) 스패너
put/throw a spanner in the works UK ( US put/throw a wrench in the works)
to do something that prevents a plan or activity from succeeding 진행 중인 계획을 망치다 The funding for the project was withdrawn, so that really threw a spanner in the works.
(Definition of spanner from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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