Scrabble word: TWIST


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Scrabble (US/Canada)
(8 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD4)
(8 pts)
Official Scrabble (OSPD5)
(8 pts)
(8 pts)
(5 pts)
Scrabble (UK)
(8 pts)
Lexulous (US)
(11 pts)

Definitions of TWIST in dictionaries:

    • noun - an unforeseen development
    • noun - an interpretation of a text or action
    • noun - any clever maneuver
    • noun - the act of rotating rapidly
    • noun - a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
    • noun - a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
    • noun - a circular segment of a curve
    • noun - a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
    • noun - a jerky pulling movement
    • noun - a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
    • noun - social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music
    • noun - the act of winding or twisting
    • noun - turning or twisting around (in place)
    • verb - to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)
    • verb - cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
    • verb - turn in the opposite direction
    • verb - form into a spiral shape
    • verb - form into twists
    • verb - extend in curves and turns
    • verb - do the twist
    • verb - twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
    • verb - practice sophistry
    • verb - twist suddenly so as to sprain
    • To wind together (two or more threads, for example) so as to produce a single strand.
    • To form in this manner: twist a length of rope from strands of hemp.
    • To wind or coil (vines or rope, for example) about something.
    • To interlock or interlace: twist flowers in one’s hair.
    • To make (one’s way) in a tortuous manner: twisted my way through the briar patch.
    • To turn so as to face another direction: twisted their heads around at the sound of the doorbell.
    • To impart a spiral or coiling shape to, as by turning the ends in opposite directions: twisting wire into a loop.
    • To turn or open by turning: twisted off the bottle cap.
    • To pull, break, or snap by turning: twist off a dead branch.
    • To wrench or sprain: twist one’s wrist.
    • To alter the normal aspect of; contort: twist one’s mouth into a wry smile.
    • To alter or distort the mental, moral, or emotional character of: The trauma twisted the child’s outlook.
    • To be or become twisted.
    • To move or progress in a winding course; meander: The river twisted toward the sea.
    • To squirm; writhe: twist with pain.
    • To rotate or revolve.
    • To dance the twist.
    • To move so as to face in another direction.
    • A length of yarn, cord, or thread, especially a strong silk thread used mainly to bind the edges of buttonholes.
    • Tobacco leaves processed into the form of a rope or roll.
    • A loaf of bread or other bakery product made from pieces of dough twisted together.
    • A sliver of citrus peel twisted over or dropped into a beverage for flavoring.
    • The act of twisting or the condition of being twisted; a spin, twirl, or rotation.
    • Sports.
    • A complete rotation of the body around its vertical axis, as in diving and gymnastics.
    • A spinning motion given to a ball when thrown or struck in a specific way.
    • The state of being twisted into a spiral; torsional stress or strain.
    • The degree or angle of torsional stress.
    • A contortion or distortion of the body, especially the face.
    • A distortion of meaning: gave my words a misleading twist.
    • A sprain or wrench, as of an ankle.
    • A change in direction; a turn: a sharp twist in the path.
    • An unexpected change in a process or a departure from a pattern, often producing a distortion or perversion: a twist of fate; a story with a quirky twist.
    • A personal inclination or eccentricity; a penchant or flaw: an odd twist to his character.
    • To coerce by or as if by physical force: If you twist my arm, I’ll stay for a second beer.
    • verb - to combine by winding together


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