bend


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Synonyms for bend

bend over backwards

Synonyms

  • try
  • endeavour
  • try hard
  • toil
  • make every effort
  • go all out
  • do your best
  • bust a gut
  • do all you can
  • give it your best shot
  • jump through hoops
  • break your neck
  • exert yourself
  • do your utmost
  • do your damnedest
  • give it your all
  • rupture yourself
  • drive someone round the bend

Synonyms for bend

to swerve from a straight line

to cause to move, especially at an angle

to incline the body

to be unable to hold up

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something bent

Synonyms for bend

a circular segment of a curve

movement that causes the formation of a curve

curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc

an angular or rounded shape made by folding

a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range

diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left

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change direction

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

bend one's back forward from the waist on down

turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest

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bend a joint

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One contractor used a soak tank on-site to bend previously milled 18mm thick oak strips.
When you bend over to touch your toes, the filaments that make up your hamstrings and calf muscles slide past and away from each other.
To avoid asking impossible questions, the planner first verifies that a given bend sequence is consistent with its available constraints.
He joined West Bend in 1999 as state sales manager and was named director of sales in 2001, assistant vice president of sales in 2007, and vice president of sales in 2009.
It's worth noting that several bend tests documented on (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hUBsxCcJeUc) YouTube show how easy it is to bend the new iPad Pro models compared to the previous iterations.
Bent thickening region (II) is on the inside bend, where the thickness is increased by about 20%.
* The bend radius is critical to the flex circuitry, especially as the flex may have a static or a dynamic bend.
When flow enters the bend, drastic changes occur in its three dimensional velocity components due to existence of the secondary flow and longitudinal pressure gradient.
Signs welcome home seekers with "Houses, starting at $600,000." Breweries, big-time concerts, boutique shopping - in short, Bend has become Palm Springs with pine trees and Subaru-driving ski bums.
Trelleborg's bend restrictors are used to protect flexible pipelines from over-bending and buckling during their installation or operation phase where static loads are generated.
The school entered into a purchase agreement with South Bend in April and extended it in October to allow the city to entertain other offers for the building.
These packages simplify the creation of production-ready programs for tube benders using CAD data; VTube-LASER extends this capability by allowing data from coordinate measuring machines to be used for bend correction or reverse engineering purposes.
Furthermore, to prove that these bent iPhones aren't just freak accidents caused by overly tight pockets, a crop of "bend test" videos have popped up on YouTube over the last 24 hours.
"The Bend Research transaction highlights Capsugel's commitment to investment and strategic growth since becoming a KKR portfolio company in the 2011 carve-out acquisition from Pfizer," said Guido Driesen, president & CEO of Capsugel.