There are 2 translations of twist in Spanish:

twist1

Pronunciation: /twɪst/

vt

  • 1 1.1 (screw, coil) retorcer* to twist sth around sth enrollar or enroscar* algo alrededor de algo the snake twisted itself around its prey la serpiente se enroscó alrededor de su presa the wires got twisted se enroscaron los cables 1.2 (turn) [handle/knob] girar to twist the lid off a bottle desenroscar* la tapa de una botella he twisted her arm le retorció el brazo little finger
  • 2 2.1 (distort) retorcer* his face was twisted with pain tenía el rostro crispado por el dolor 2.2 (sprain) torcer* I twisted my ankle/wrist me torcí el tobillo/la muñeca 2.3 (alter, pervert) [words] tergiversar; [meaning] torcer* you twisted what I said has tergiversado or distorsionado lo que dije

vi

Phrasal verbs

twist up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
enredar to be twisted up estar* enredado

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There are 2 translations of twist in Spanish:

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n

  • 2 (in story, events) vuelta (f) de tuerca, giro (m) inesperado by a (strange) twist of fate por una de esas (extrañas) vueltas que da la vida

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