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twisting

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marked by a long series of irregular curves
  • a twisting mountain road that requires extra careful driving
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twisting

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a forceful rotating or pulling motion for the purpose of dislodging something
  • it took some twisting, but I finally got the top off the jar
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twisting

verb , present participle of twist

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2 to follow a circular or spiral course
  • the path gently twisted down the hill
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3 to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis
  • twisted my wrist around to stretch it
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4 to move by or as if by a forceful rotation
  • kept twisting the cap until it came free
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5 to make jerky or restless movements
  • the dental patient twisted nervously in the chair
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6 to cause to twine about one another
  • has the habit of idly twisting the strands of her hair while daydreaming
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