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twist US English

Form into a bent, curling, or distorted shape

twist US Thesaurus

the impact twisted the chassis

the twist in twist US English

A dance with a twisting movement of the body, popular in the 1960s

twist tie US English

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

plot twist US English

An unexpected development in a book, film, television program, etc.

twist drill US English

A drill with a twisted body like that of an auger

twist-grip US English

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

twist-lock US English

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

French twist US English

A woman’s hairstyle in which the hair is tucked into a vertical roll down the back of the head

tailor's twist US English

Strong thread used by tailors

twist the knife US English

Deliberately make someone’s sufferings worse

twist someone's arm US English

Persuade someone to do something that they are or might be reluctant to do

twist in the wind US English

Be left in a state of suspense or uncertainty

twist something off in twist US English

Remove something by pulling and rotating it

get one's knickers in a twist US English

Become upset or angry

twist someone around one's little finger US English

Have the ability to make someone do whatever one wants

twist someone's arm in twist US English

Persuade someone to do something that they are or might be reluctant to do

twist the knife in knife US English

Deliberately make someone’s sufferings worse

twist in the wind in twist US English

Be left in a state of suspense or uncertainty

twist or turn the knife in the wound in knife US English

Deliberately make someone’s sufferings worse

twist someone around one's little finger in little finger US English

Have the ability to make someone do whatever one wants

twist someone's arm in twist US Thesaurus

I didn't want to go with them, but Hazel twisted my arm

twist or wrap or wind someone around one's little finger in little finger US English

Have the ability to make someone do whatever one wants


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