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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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In particular, the 10-dB return-loss level increases from 1.52% to 6.1%, the 20-dB return-loss level increases from 0.24% to 4.3%, while the thickness of the twist decreases from 0.106 to 0.07 waveguide width.
Because nobody had told me about the twist, because thankfully, not everybody in the world is an idiot.
Sheet steel HCT780 XD with a thickness of 1.2 mm was used for the twist springback testing.
It is obvious that the heat transfer and friction factor are increased with decreases of cut depth; this is mainly due to the combined effects of common swirling flow by the twisted tape and turbulence generated by the alternative cuts along the edge of the twisted tape.
Frank Green at the Bartlein shop tells me that a fair number of the early orders for gain twists came from Bench Rest and Palma competitors who had heard of the twist rate study.
In terms of its specifications, the Twist comes with a choice of 3rd Generation Intel Core i3-3217U (1.80GHz 1600MHz 3MB) or i5-3317U (1.70GHz 1600MHz 3MB) processor, a 500GB HDD, and 4GB of RAM.
Twist it, and call the twisted polar axis L (see Figure 1).
The twist is controlled between the speed of the take-up rolls and the twist unit.
And just to add a twist to the twist on the twist, Frank also runs a Manhattan dog-walking service that employs Queens teen Dito (Shia LaBeouf).
After kiln-drying to 18 percent moisture content, the twist in the pre-twisted material was 3.4 mm/100 mm/2 m, while the material that had been sawn straight had a mean twist of 7.3 mm/100 mm/2 m.
The twist in the tail of their snake-like Natural Science Museum (AR August 2004) was the use of 75mm thick acrylic windows to retain smothering snowdrifts.
Now heat consistently through the groove area, clamp in the vise, grip above the twist and turn one full turn.
Breathe from your depth, gradually bringing the twist up the torso with exhalation.