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Definition of the noun monkey-wrench
What does monkey-wrench mean as a name of something?
- adjustable wrench that has one fixed and one adjustable jaw
- examples: Factional in-fighting threw a monkey wrench into the deliberations. | Tom sneaked up behind the guard and clobbered him with a monkey wrench.
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- alternative spelling: monkey wrench
- more generic terms: adjustable spanner / adjustable wrench = can be changed to different settings
Monkey-wrench a.k.a. Monkey Wrench is a Venue, Building in Louisville.
- "Monkey-wrench" a.k.a. "Monkey Wrench" is the first single released from the second Foo Fighters album, The Colour and the Shape. The lyrics chronicle the 1997 disintegration of singer/song writer Dave Grohl's four-year marriage to Jennifer Youngblood. The song peaked at number 9 on the Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, and at number 12 on the UK Singles Chart.
- "Monkey-wrench" a.k.a. "Monkey Wrench" is a 1997 single by Foo Fighters.
- released on (17 years ago)
- Monkey-wrench a.k.a. Monkey Wrench: The music video of the Monkey Wrench song by Foo Fighters.
"Monkey-wrench" a.k.a. "Monkey Wrench" is a book by Liza Cody.
- genre: Fiction
- subjects: London, England
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A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
MoNKEY-wRENCH, a wrench or spanner having a movable jaw. Note.— Baboons have short tails, apes have none. MONK'EY (Simia): Linnaean genus of Mammalia, of the Linnaean order Primates, and of Cuvier's order Quadrumana, now ...
by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner
monkey-wrench (“m/trjkrlrantl), n. and o. Senses 1 and 2 of the noun, and sense 1 of the verb formerly at MONKEY 11. IV 18 a in Diet. Also monkey wrench, monkeywreneh. [f. MONKEY n. + WRENCH 11.2 It has ...
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In January of 1995, my family and I moved to Seattle. Pearl Jam did the first of their live radio broadcasts, Monkey Wrench Radio, along with many other Seattle musicians. (Jack Irons)
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