Thumbscrew

2 Definitions of Thumbscrew

The meaning of the word thumbscrew, the definition of Thumbscrew:

n. - A screw having a flat-sided or knurled head, so that it may be turned by the thumb and forefinger.

n. - An old instrument of torture for compressing the thumb by a screw; a thumbkin.


The word "thumbscrew" uses 10 letters: B C E H M R S T U W

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