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Synonyms for twist

Synonyms for twist

to move or proceed on a repeatedly curving course

to alter and spoil the natural form or appearance of

to give an inaccurate view of by representing falsely or misleadingly

an often sudden change or departure, as in a trend

a clever, unexpected new trick or method

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an unforeseen development

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an interpretation of a text or action

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the act of rotating rapidly

a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments

a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight

a circular segment of a curve

a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself

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a jerky pulling movement

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a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair

social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music

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the act of winding or twisting

turning or twisting around (in place)

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

cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form

turn in the opposite direction

form into twists

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extend in curves and turns

twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates

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practice sophistry

twist suddenly so as to sprain

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Twist off leaves before cleaning and storing in moist sand
n Lift globe beetroot when they are about the size of tennis balls, twist off the leaves before cleaning and storing in moist sand.
The Company also recently announced the introduction of a "clear" twist off "stubby" bottle for its Brick Lager (Yellow Label) brand.
Rolling out first in orange flavour, a cranberry variant will follow in the summer and both will feature a new twist off top.
The researchers also observed some native birds that twist off the ends of the fingerlike buds during the roughly 5-day window when a flower is ripe.
Indeed, more and more hikers are finding that unshod feet thicken, or callus, quickly while hoofing on natural surfaces; have reduced risks of spraining an ankle because they are planted directly on terra firma (there is no platform, no shoe sole to twist off of); don't get smelly inside sweaty, cramped boots; and, in the long run, are actually less likely to get blisters.
If a shoot is too big or tough to twist off, cut it as close to its base as possible,
Packaged in a liquid 4ml twist off top ampoule, its time-released suspension ensures hours of long lasting energy.