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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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Emily Leproust, chief executive officer, Twist Bioscience, said, "LakePharma has established its leadership position in the contract research, development and manufacturing arena for biologies, expanding its offerings commensurate with its exceptional growth.
As we move from braided to twisted twine construction, we experienced a 23% (95% C.I.
This acquisition allows for a scalable approach to growth, adding resources to Bottle and Bottega franchisees and continuing Painting with a Twist's strong growth trajectory in key markets, such as Chicago, Portland and Northern California.
The twist in military 5.56 NATO barrels eventually increased to 1:7 to stabilize heavier bullets, starting a fast-twist trend for the .223.
The cast of edgy comedy thriller Twist and, left, Wendy Richard, who played Pauline Fowler in EastEnders
Corry, 32, of Gospel Lane, Acocks Green, stamped on Mr Twist's head and attacked Miss Garvey with a wine bottle after following them from the College Arms pub in Hall Green on the night of September 30 last year.
Hence, we introduce the double-corner-cut square configuration as our dielectric-based waveguide twist in order to achieve a broadband performance.
Featuring flavors from the entire Asian region and beyond, Twist at DLF offers a wide selection of small platters to share with an abundance of vegetables, as well as regional spices and seasonings.
For a more contoured cheek, run the twist under your cheekbone and blend out and up."
The aim of the work is studying of the mechanical and mathematical model defining residual forces in the wires of conductor-and-support cable and also the optimization of parameters of a twist by the criterion of residual forces lack after production process finishing.
The early reviews and billboards screamed about the twist. People said, 'Did you work out the twist?
By transforming one twist into three, the researchers ensured that no beam component existed in the one- and two-twist states.
THE beauty of the twist and pin bun is that it looks really complicated and intricate but in reality is an easy, simple and fast style to create.
Justin Bieber is once again back with Lil Twist. Bieber was spotted hanging out with the controversial rapper even after efforts from his management team to cut off the ties between the two.
1): angular change, sidewall curl, and twist. During the deep drawing process sheet metals show a combination of angular changes and sidewall curls which usually occur in the walls of the products, while the effect of torsional springback deviation--twist is visible over the entire area of the product with changeable cross-sections [3].