What does twisting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. distortion, overrefinement, straining, torture, twisting(noun)

    the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

  2. spin, twirl, twist, twisting, whirl(adj)

    the act of rotating rapidly

    "he gave the crank a spin"; "it broke off after much twisting"

  3. tortuous, twisting, twisty, winding, voluminous(adj)

    marked by repeated turns and bends

    "a tortuous road up the mountain"; "winding roads are full of surprises"; "had to steer the car down a twisty track"

Wiktionary

  1. twisting(Adjective)

    Having many twists

    The mountain road is even more twisting than the valley road.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Twisting

    of Twist

  2. Twisting

    a. & n. from Twist

How to pronounce twisting?

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How to say twisting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of twisting in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of twisting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of twisting in a Sentence

  1. Jorgen Ramskov:

    When you hit the rabbit at the neck with a stick, it's not killed, it's just getting unconscious and then you kill it by twisting the neck. That's how you do it and that's how it was explained by the person at the zoo.

  2. Ahmad Shukrey:

    She was angry, and I was telling her, ‘No, you’re not getting in the front of the line. I’ve been here since 12, and she proceeds to attack me with the chair, pushing into my friend, knocking me over and twisting my ankle.

  3. Toshiyuki Sakai:

    Twisting, we need the knowledge, that's why I went to France and London. the dishes have to evolve -- just doing something completely new is not the way.

  4. George Takei:

    Unfortunately, it’s a twisting of Gene’s creation, to which he put in so much thought. I think it’s really unfortunate.

  5. Shawn Ursini:

    The unconventional form of a twisting building means every component of tall building design must be rethought.

Images & Illustrations of twisting

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