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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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Mr Kirby said: "In the first film, we have a family of Evertonians in a pub called The Bitter and Twisted Arms, and funnily enough all my Evertonian mates loved it.
Liverpool writer Dave Kirby said: "In the first film we've got a family of Evertonians in a pub called The Bitter and Twisted Arms and all my Evertonian mates loved it.
When I woke up at the hospital and looked down at my twisted arms and legs, I knew I wouldn't be skating for a while.
Frankly if Village Colts versus the Twisted Arms at the memorial playing fields is as exciting as your weekend gets you should seriously consider a bit of swinging.
And apparently, the official may have even twisted arms of some of the clients to further his objectives.
The judge reluctantly allowed that one photo in evidence, but none of her lying in bed, curled up in a fetal position, with her bones showing through skinny, twisted arms and legs.
He also cut 1,000 of the 6,000 staff and twisted arms to ensure that member states paid their dues.