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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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FROM the A55 to the twistiest country lane leading to a tourist-trap beauty spot, North Wales has few roads that aren't busy at this time of year.
It's home to shops, bars and restaurants as well as the Turning Torso, not a victim in a Wallander mystery, but Sweden's tallest - and twistiest - skyscraper.
Even on the twistiest of roads, the car feels very stable.
The Sachsenring is one of the shortest and twistiest circuits on the calendar and that is likely to neutralise the Hondas, who have relied on their power advantage to dominate the field.
One reason for this may be that however aggressive your strategy, a lot of luck is still needed to get a clear lap on Saturday afternoon, since any traffic encountered while on a "hot one" will prove extremely costly on this tightest and twistiest of laps.