Synonyms for worm gear |

Synonyms and antonyms for worm gear

1. worm (n.)

any of numerous relatively small elongated soft-bodied animals especially of the phyla Annelida and Chaetognatha and Nematoda and Nemertea and Platyhelminthes; also many insect larvae


2. gear (v.)

set the level or character of


3. worm (n.)

a person who has a nasty or unethical character undeserving of respect


4. gear (n.)

a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion


5. gear (n.)

equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a particular operation or sport etc.


6. worm (n.)

a software program capable of reproducing itself that can spread from one computer to the next over a network


7. gear (n.)

wheelwork consisting of a connected set of rotating gears by which force is transmitted or motion or torque is changed


8. gear (n.)

a mechanism for transmitting motion for some specific purpose (as the steering gear of a vehicle)


9. worm (v.)

to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)

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10. worm (n.)

screw thread on a gear with the teeth of a worm wheel or rack