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  1. twist
    IPA[twist]
  2. verb

    noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: twist, plural noun: twists

    • v.: verb: twist, 3rd person present: twists, gerund or present participle: twisting, past tense: twisted, past participle: twisted

    • verb

      form into a bent, curling, or distorted shape:

      form (something) into a particular shape by taking hold of one or both ends and turning them:

    • noun

      an act of twisting something around a stationary point:

      an act of turning one's body or part of one's body:

    • adjective

      forced out of its natural or proper shape; crumpled:

      (of a joint) injured by wrenching; sprained:

    • adjective

      forced out of its natural or proper shape; crumpled:

      (of a joint) injured by wrenching; sprained:

    • noun

      a control operated manually by twisting, especially one serving as a handgrip for operating the throttle on a motorcycle or for changing gear on a bicycle.
    • noun

      a small piece of paper- or plastic-covered wire, to be twisted around the neck of a plastic bag as a closure.
    • verb

      pressure into doing something:
    • noun

      a woman's hairstyle in which the hair is tucked into a vertical roll down the back of the head.
    • noun

      a drill with a twisted body like that of an auger.
    • noun

      a locking device for securing freight containers to the trailers on which they are transported.
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