Definition of untwist in English:


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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈtwɪst


Open or cause to open from a twisted position: [with object]: he untwisted the wire and straightened it out
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  • For example, in one Horton exercise, the dancer goes from standing to sitting to lunging to standing, as the spine twists and untwists, the legs straighten and bend, and the pelvis tips forward and back and around.
  • She kept playing with the tied hair, twisting some around then untwisting it.
  • Next Bailey wet the weave, put it into two-strand twists, then untwisted them after they dried under a dryer.

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