screwhead

[ skroo-hed ]
/ ˈskruˌhɛd /

noun

the head or top of a screw having a slot for the end of a screwdriver.

Nearby words

  1. screw-top,
  2. screwball,
  3. screwdriver,
  4. screwed,
  5. screwed up,
  6. screwpine,
  7. screwplate,
  8. screwup,
  9. screwworm,
  10. screwworm fly

Origin of screwhead

First recorded in 1680–90; screw + head

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