a circular segment of a curve; "a bend in the road"; "a crook in the path"
an angular or rounded shape made by folding; "a fold in the napkin"; "a crease in his trousers"; "a plication on her blouse"; "a flexure of the colon"; "a bend of his elbow"
bend a joint; "flex your wrists"; "bend your knees"
change direction; "The road bends"
turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest
form a curve; "The stick does not bend"
bend one's back forward from the waist on down; "he crouched down"; "She bowed before the Queen"; "The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse"
curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left
movement that causes the formation of a curve
a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range
make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath; "she grumbles when she feels overworked"
something twisted and tight and swollen; "their muscles stood out in knots"; "the old man's fists were two great gnarls"; "his stomach was in knots"
twist into a state of deformity; "The wind has gnarled this old tree"
cause to penetrate, as with a circular motion; "drive in screws or bolts"
someone who guards prisoners
turn like a screw
have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
slang for sexual intercourse
a fastener with a tapered threaded shank and a slotted head
defeat someone through trickery or deceit
a propeller with several angled blades that rotates to push against water or air
tighten or fasten by means of screwing motions; "Screw the bottle cap on"
a simple machine of the inclined-plane type consisting of a spirally threaded cylindrical rod that engages with a similarly threaded hole
having an oblique or slanting direction or position; "the picture was skew"
turn or place at an angle; "the lines on the sheet of paper are skewed"
change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense; "Turn towards me"; "The mugger turned and fled before I could see his face"; "She turned from herself and learned to listen to others' needs"
pass to the other side of; "turn the corner"; "move around the obstacle"
channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something; "The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction"; "people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium"
pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become;
taking a short walk out and back; "we took a turn in the park"
to send or let go; "They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion"
change to the contrary; "The trend was reversed"; "the tides turned against him"; "public opinion turned when it was revealed that the president had an affair with a White House intern"