Synonyms for Corkscrew:


spiral (adjective)


turn, whirl, swing, swirl, rotate, twirl, spin, revolve, circle. cutting board, housewares, chopping block, chopping board, can opener, kitchen, cheeseboard, breadboard, bottle opener. coil (noun)
turn, twist, twirl, twine, wind, circle, spiral.
corkscrew (noun)
spiral, bottle screw.


coil (verb)
rotate, snake, wreathe.
curl (verb)
entwine, meander, swirl.
entwine (verb)
weave, curl.
motion (verb)

Other synonyms:

conical, can opener, chopping block, breadboard, arched, wreathe, bottle opener, crosswise, housewares, cutting board, cruciform, chopping board, cylindrical, elliptical, domed. hooked, twine, cheeseboard, kitchen, entwine. meander, circular, snake, curl. weave. twist around
Other relevant words:
kitchen, weave, twist, can opener, twirl, bottle opener, turn, twine, housewares, circular, whirl, entwine, cylindrical, wind, snake, revolve, curl, swirl, meander, wreathe, elliptical, conical, breadboard.

Usage examples for corkscrew

  1. Ruth went up the tiny corkscrew staircase in the wall, which led to the balcony, and settling herself comfortably in the low, wide window- seat, took out one volume after another of those that came within her reach. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Having done penance for some time in the damp alleys which line the borders of these lazy waters, I was led through corkscrew sand- walks to a vast flat, sparingly scattered over with vegetation. – Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents by William Beckford
  3. I shouldn't have thought that a girl of eighteen would have wanted all these things,- a new corkscrew for instance,- but if she does, as I told you before, you must get them. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope