Word of the Day
Apps by Dictionary
How do you spell Hannukah?
attached, connected, or closed by screwing onto another part of a container or receptacle.
(of an earring) held on the earlobe by a small screwlike post with a disk at the tip.
adj. use of verb phrase
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for
Made of either translucent or opaque plastic, many have oversize openings with
If you have the old-style connector on your grill, you can use both of the widely-available
All oil tanks must also extend the vent pipe and fit the fill tube with a
tight-fit cap with gasket.
Electric water heaters, on the other hand, may have thermostats positioned behind
plates or panels.
The tablets are packaged in a white plastic bottle with a
Used oil is also collected and is placed next to the bin in clean containers with
Students should have brought in empty, clean plastic bottles with
The product fill pipe will typically have a
cap or a flip cap.
tip of the faucet-ultimately determines the maximum flow rate of a faucet.
The recalled products all have plain,
Discover our greatest slideshows
Light Up Your Language for the...
Crack the Christmas Code: Carols...
7 Ways to Say Thank You
8 Tantalizing Terms for Eating
Browse more topics on our blog
What Is the Difference Between Discreet and Discrete?
Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.
What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?
What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?
This small mark has two primary uses: to signify possession or omitted letters.
How Do I Get a Word into the Dictionary?
People invent new words all the time, but which ones actually make it?
Word of the Day
Difficulty index for
Few English speakers likely know this word
Word Value for
Words With Friends
Why do the wicked live on, reach old age, and grow mighty in power?
Oh come home soon, I write to her. Go screw yourself, is her answer. Now what is that, for Christian...
A woman shall not wear a man's apparel, nor shall a man put on a woman's garment; for whoever does...
Nearby words for screw-on
screw loose, a
screw someone out of
screw someone over
screw the pooch
screw up one's courage
screwed, blued, and tattooed