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synonyms for screw off

  • bum around
  • coast
  • diddle
  • dog it
  • doodle
  • drag one's feet
  • featherbed
  • fiddle around
  • fluff off
  • fool around
  • hang around
  • hang out
  • horse around
  • lollygag
  • mess around
  • monkey around
  • putz around
  • shirk
  • slack
  • take it easy
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How to use screw off in a sentence

A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
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 IIRUDYARD KIPLING
At the usual hour that night the employés of Stickle and Screw left work and took their several ways home ward.
THE GARRET AND THE GARDENR.M. BALLANTYNE
The propeller to be worked by this novel engine was of course his long-idle screw.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
An article in 'The Times' gives in strong contrast the relative value of screw and paddle-wheels as propellers.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
I grabbed hold of the vise-locking screw to keep my knees from doubling under me.
NINE MEN IN TIMENOEL MILLER LOOMIS
In favorable parts of the trail he must do better than that, to off-set losses of time where the going was most difficult.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
The palpi of the male are in this species each provided with a spiral screw resembling the tendril of a vine.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SCREW OFF

  • bum around
  • coast
  • diddle
  • dog it
  • doodle
  • drag one's feet
  • featherbed
  • fiddle around
  • fluff off
  • fool around
  • hang around
  • hang out
  • horse around
  • lollygag
  • mess around
  • monkey around
  • putz around
  • screw off
  • shirk
  • slack
  • take it easy
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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