Corkscrew meaning

kôrk'skro͝o'
A device for drawing corks from bottles, consisting of a pointed metal spiral attached to a handle.
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Spiral in shape.
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To move or cause to move in a spiral or winding course.
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A device for pulling corks out of bottles, usually a spiral-shaped piece of steel with a point at one end and a handle at the other.
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Shaped like a corkscrew; spiral.
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To move in a spiral; twist.
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An implement for opening bottles that are sealed by a cork. Sometimes specifically such an implement that includes a screw-shaped part, or worm.

I opened the wine with a corkscrew.

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The screw-shaped worm of a typical corkscrew.
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(boxing, martial arts) A type of sharp, twisting punch, often one thrown close and from the side.
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(amusement rides) A type of inversion used in roller coasters.
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(types of corkscrew bottle opener): waiter's friend; wing corkscrew; butler's friend.
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Having the tightly winding shape of a corkscrew.
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(intransitive) To wind or twist in the manner of a corkscrew; to move with much horizontal and vertical shifting.
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To cause something to twist or move in a spiral path or shape.
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To extract information or consent from someone.
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Origin of corkscrew