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screw something (on) (to something)

to attach something to something by the use of screws or other threaded fasteners. Screw the bracket onto the wall, will you? Screw on the bracket to the wall.

screw

1. tv. & in. to copulate [with] someone. (Very old. Usually objectionable.) The sailor wanted to screw somebody bad.
2. tv. & in. to cheat or deceive someone. You can count on somebody screwing you at a traveling carnival.
3. n. an act of copulation. (Usually objectionable.) The sailor said he needed a good screw.
4. n. a person with whom one can copulate. (Usually objectionable.) His teeth are crooked and his hands are callused, but he’s a good screw.
5. n. a jailer. (Very old. Underworld.) See if you can get the screw’s attention.
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He mounted first and helped the princess up behind; then, when she was firmly seated, with her hands holding tightly to his belt, he touched the screw, and the horse began to leave the earth quickly behind him.
And their superior load capability means roller screws have much longer service lives compared with ball screws.
Each selected feed device has a range of available screws with different diameters and pitches.
But today, there's an easier way, and it all revolves around choosing the right types of wood screws (metal screws used to join wood, not screws made of wood) and hardware that works with them.
Structural screws (also called "construction" screws) are stronger than lags and make longer-lasting connections.
This is a metal plate with a number of threaded holes corresponding to the most commonly used screws.
For example, counter-rotating twin-screw extruders (TSE) are known to be prone to screw wear by rubbing against the barrel wall caused by the calendering action between the screws.
Other types, such as barrier flight screws, compression-relief and two-stage designs have been used, each with varying degrees of success.
NBC NCOs try to install the carrier without first loosening the set screws so they don't stick out.
Two sizes of both cancellous and cortical screws were evaluated for both support from below and through the depressed fragment.
Made from a durable polypropylene (plastic) to withstand extensive use the Buck Screw can be especially useful to remove stubborn "T" screws and treesteps.
The lower thermal conductivity of corrosion-resistant screws vs.
Metal fasteners, screws and nails can become a headache if they bend or break.