• Shona word monera in the Shona Dictionary


  • verb
  • dialects/origins: Standard Shona
English translation
A cylinder, or a cylindrical perforation, having a continuous rib, called the thread, winding round it spirally at a constant inclination, so as to leave a continuous spiral groove between one turn and the next, – used chiefly for producing, when revolved, motion or pressure in the direction of its axis, by the sliding of the threads of the cylinder in the grooves between the threads of the perforation adapted to it, the former being distinguished as the external, or male screw, or, more usually the screw; the latter as the internal, or female screw, or, more usually, the nut.
Imperative example
Shona English
monera screw (singular)
monerai screw (plural)
Simple future tense example
Shona English
Ndicha monera I will screw
ucha monera you will screw (singular)
mucha monera you will screw (plural)
acha monera he/she will screw
ticha monera we will screw
vacha monera they will screw
chicha monera it will screw
last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10:29:19 PM Central European Summer Time

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