Thesaurus / corkscrew

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The glimmer of my own candle in a further room guided me, and I was soon at the top of the corkscrew staircase.

Wilfrid CumbermedeGeorge MacDonald

Tam unshuttered his lantern, and the steps went clearly down the corkscrew path.

Prester JohnJohn Buchan

The course of the machine was very much like one turn of a corkscrew.

A History of AeronauticsE. Charles Vivian

Ginty entered the cabin carrying three tumblers and a corkscrew.

Our Casualty And Other StoriesJames Owen Hannay, AKA George A. Birmingham

The street called Straight is straighter than a corkscrew, but not as straight as a rainbow.

The Innocents AbroadMark Twain (Samuel Clemens)

I had corkscrew curls, you know, and a very short frock, and very long—other things.

Tristram of BlentAnthony Hope

Here he paused, wheezed, nodded, smiled and bored his corkscrew eyes into Carter.

He stared harder than the job warranted as he put the bottle between his knees and hauled on the corkscrew.

CommandWilliam McFee

A pair of squirrels had been chasing about the trunk in corkscrew lines, and now, at her appearance, stood stock still in fright.

The Song of SongsHermann Sudermann

At this point, Jupille suddenly found himself one too many, and vanished down the corkscrew stair.

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