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?

  1. Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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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. Robert Sidoti:

    We rarely go into poses that require deep forward bending, twisting and binding.

  2. Shawn Ursini:

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

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Wen Yang:

    We were able to see how the collagen fibers deform without a catastrophic failure including the mechanisms of twisting, folding, sliding, stretching, delamination.

Images & Illustrations of twisting

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