Definition of Bottle screw

1. Noun. A bottle opener that pulls corks.

Exact synonyms: Corkscrew
Generic synonyms: Bottle Opener

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bottle Screw

bottle caps
bottle cell
bottle collection
bottle crate
bottle crates
bottle feeding
bottle gentian
bottle glorifier
bottle glorifiers
bottle gourd
bottle green
bottle opener
bottle openers
bottle out
bottle screw (current term)
bottle sedge
bottle service
bottle shop
bottle shops
bottle sling
bottle slings
bottle top
bottle tops
bottle tree
bottle up
bottlebrush buckeye

Literary usage of Bottle screw

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray: in twenty-four volumes. by William Makepeace Thackeray (1869)
"Thank thee, my boy: and here is a crown- piece in return for thy bottle-screw :—it shall open us a bottle of the very best too," says my father. ..."

2. Elementary Manual on Applied Mechanics Specially Arranged for the Use of by Andrew Jamieson (1902)
"Efficiency, &c., of a Combined Lever, Screw, and Pulley Gear- Example I.—Bottle Screw-Jack — Example II. — Traversing Screw- jack—Screw Press for ..."

3. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1850)
"Well, I went home in my new waistcoat ns fine us a peacock ; and when I gave the bottle-screw to my father, bogging him to take it as a token of my ..."

4. The Medical Times and Gazette (1879)
"Yet the bottle screw at that time appears to have been the common name of the article, for the poet concludes his tale with— " By me shall Birmingham become ..."

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