noun 1. a nut threaded to receive a screw.
noun, Slang. 1. a loafer; idler. screw-off
adjective 1. attached, connected, or closed by screwing onto another part of a container or receptacle. 2. (of an earring) held on the earlobe by a small screwlike post with a disk at the tip. noun 1. a metal fastener having a tapered shank with a helical thread, and topped with a slotted head, driven […]
noun 1. a pile that is used for the foundations of bridges, lighthouses, etc., and has a screwlike lower end for drilling through and taking firm hold in compacted material. noun 1. a pile with a threaded tip that is screwed into the ground by a winch or capstan