Origin of screw thread
Words nearby screw thread
How to use screw thread in a sentence
They are always suspended over a precipice, dangling by a slender thread that shows every sign of snapping.
You want less concentration in banking—at least the type that will screw the little guy and imperil the economy?
Redlich noted that this is another common thread in false confessions.How the U.S. Justice System Screws Prisoners with Disabilities|Elizabeth Picciuto|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Colfer's artistic callings share a common thread: they are deeply personal and rooted in a challenging childhood.Chris Colfer on Writing, Acting, and the Pain of Being A Pop Culture Trailblazer|Oliver Jones|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There, he first picked up needle and thread to mend the shirt of an SS guard who had just beaten him.From Auschwitz to the White House: One Tailor’s American Tale|Martin Greenfield|December 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But it was the labyrinth for which the earlier economist held, so he thought, the thread.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
The organism is an actively motile spiral thread, about four times the diameter of a red corpuscle in length.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The powdered stone was removed from the hole by giving a screw form to the stem of the bit.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
"I did n't fly off the handle," said the screw, twirling huskily at the end of the screw-shaft.Kipling Stories and Poems Every Child Should Know, Book II|Rudyard Kipling
I shall then give an account of my various excursions in an Appendix, and afterwards resume the thread of my journal.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer