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twig

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to have a clear idea of
  • it took me a while to twig the true nature of the relationship between the two women

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twig

noun

Synonyms of twig (Entry 2 of 2)

as in spray, sprig

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The first known use of twig was before the 12th century

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twiddling (with)

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“Twig.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/twig. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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