Definition of corkscrew verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

corkscrew

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruː//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they corkscrew
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruː//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruː//
 
he / she / it corkscrews
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruːz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruːz//
 
past simple corkscrewed
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruːd//
 
past participle corkscrewed
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruːd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruːd//
 
-ing form corkscrewing
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːkskruːɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrkskruːɪŋ//
 
 
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[intransitive] (+ adv./prep) to move in a particular direction while turning in circles
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: corkscrew

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