twist and turn
Definition of twist and turn
1 : to curve or change direction often The road along the coast twists and turns.
2 : to move with twisting motions : to be restless and to change position often A little boy was twisting and turning in the seat behind me.
Word by Word Definitions
: to cause to move around an axis or a center : make rotate or revolve
: to cause to move around so as to effect a desired end (as of locking, opening, or shutting)
: to affect or alter the functioning of (something, such as a mechanical device) or the level of (something, such as sound) by such movement
: the action or an act of turning about a center or axis : revolution, rotation
: any of various rotating or pivoting movements in dancing or gymnastics
: the action or an act of giving or taking a different direction : change of course or posture : such as
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