Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun screw

5 senses of screw

Sense 1
prison guard, jailer, jailor, gaoler, screw, turnkey -- (someone who guards prisoners)
       => lawman, law officer, peace officer -- (an officer of the law)
       => keeper -- (someone in charge of other people; "am I my brother's keeper?")

Sense 2
screw -- (a simple machine of the inclined-plane type consisting of a spirally threaded cylindrical rod that engages with a similarly threaded hole)
       => inclined plane -- (a simple machine for elevating objects; consists of plane surface that makes an acute angle with the horizontal)

Sense 3
screw, screw propeller -- (a propeller with several angled blades that rotates to push against water or air)
       => propeller, propellor -- (a mechanical device that rotates to push against air or water)

Sense 4
screw -- (a fastener with a tapered threaded shank and a slotted head)
       => fastener, fastening, holdfast, fixing -- (restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place)

Sense 5
fuck, fucking, screw, screwing, ass, nooky, nookie, piece of ass, piece of tail, roll in the hay, shag, shtup -- (slang for sexual intercourse)
       => sexual intercourse, intercourse, sex act, copulation, coitus, coition, sexual congress, congress, sexual relation, relation, carnal knowledge -- (the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur)

Antonyms of verb screw

1 of 5 senses of screw

Sense 4
screw -- (tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions; "Screw the bottle cap on")
       Antonym of unscrew (Sense 2)
      => unscrew -- (loosen by turning; "unscrew the bottle cap")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb screw

5 senses of screw

Sense 1
sleep together, roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk -- (have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?")
       => copulate, mate, pair, couple -- (engage in sexual intercourse; "Birds mate in the Spring")

Sense 2
screw -- (turn like a screw)
       => revolve, go around, rotate -- (turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire")

Sense 3
screw, drive in -- (cause to penetrate, as with a circular motion; "drive in screws or bolts")
       => revolve, go around, rotate -- (turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire")

Sense 4
screw -- (tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions; "Screw the bottle cap on")
       => tighten, fasten -- (make tight or tighter; "Tighten the wire")

Sense 5
cheat, chouse, shaft, screw, chicane, jockey -- (defeat someone through trickery or deceit)
       => beat, beat out, crush, shell, trounce, vanquish -- (come out better in a competition, race, or conflict; "Agassi beat Becker in the tennis championship"; "We beat the competition"; "Harvard defeated Yale in the last football game")

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