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Antonyms for untwist

cause to become untwisted

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As you untwist, keep your abs braced in tight as you inhale and lower your foot lightly to the floor.
Untwist the coat hanger so you have a length of wire.
When the manager of the opposition takes the full-back off after about 20 minutes to untwist his blood, you know your winger is having a decent start to his game
Three basic steps of the Twist Untwist method are carried out simultaneously and continuously as illustrated in Fig-2.
Cocktail-lovers simply untwist the shaker's mid section, remove the inner foil seal, add a few cubes of ice, close and shake vigorously - just like an experienced barman - until the base is chilled.
Some final thoughts: 1) Any time you twist or untwist a cable to change its length, you need to shoot the bow several times to allow the strings to settle in before you can fully trust the results of the change.
Its admirable goals of disclosure, redress, and healing are sought not just in the novels studied--the novel is the favourite form--but through the perspicacity of critics who untwist the stories' twisted, gothic shapes and put them to therapeutic use, "doing a certain kind of cultural cathartic work, enabling Canadians to speak the crime that has no name" (Cynthia Sugars).
After drying, simply untwist each section, finger through and spray again.
If they come strung, just untwist the string until they are all facing the same direction.
The Aberdeen defenders did well to untwist themselves in time for that amazing 2-2 draw with Bayern Munich on Thursday night because the magic of McGeady had them tied in knots last Sunday.
Or twisting: just use your feet to twist yourself slowly around until the moment when you lift your feet and untwist with dizzying speed.
When we wanted breakfast in our room, rather than a tray dumped on a coffee table, Anil would lay the dining table, open the cereal packets, and even untwist the tops of the marmalade pots.
But I have seen well-greased o-rings slowly untwist in their glands after installation.
Untwist the knots, leaving your hair in tight ringlets.