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General dictionaries General (32 matching dictionaries)
  1. twist, the twist: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. twist, the twist: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. twist: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. twist, the twist: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. twist: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. twist, twist: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Twist, twist: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. twist, the twist: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. twist: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. twist: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. twist: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. twist: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. twist: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. twist (n.), twist (v.): Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. twist: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. twist: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. twist: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. The Twist (album), The Twist (film), The Twist (song), The Twist, The twist, Twist (Emsland), Twist (Goldfrapp song), Twist (album), Twist (cocktail garnish), Twist (confectionery), Twist (dance), Twist (disambiguation), Twist (film), Twist (magazine), Twist (mathematics), Twist (novel), Twist (rational trigonometry), Twist (ride), Twist (screw theory), Twist (software), Twist (stage play), Twist: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Twist: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. twist: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. twist: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. twist, twist (de): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. twist: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Twist: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  25. twist: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. twist: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  27. twist: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  28. Twist, twist: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  29. twist: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  30. twist: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Twist: Epicurus.com Tea Glossary [home, info]
  2. Twist: Epicurus.com Spirits Glossary [home, info]
  3. TWIST: Dance [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Twist: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  2. The twist, twist: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. twist: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. The twist, twist: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. twist: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. TWiST, The twist: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. TWIST: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. twist: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. twist: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. Twist: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Twist: Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade [home, info]
  2. Twist: Dublin Slang and Phrasebook [home, info]
  3. twist: Urban Dictionary [home, info]
  4. Twist: Twists, Slugs and Roscoes: Hardboiled Slang [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Twist, twist, twist, twist, twist: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Twist: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. TWIST: Metal Terminology [home, info]
  2. Twist: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. Twist: Explosives [home, info]
  4. Twist: National Glass Association Glossary [home, info]
  5. twist: Illustrated Glass Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Twist: Woodworking Glossary [home, info]
  7. Twist: Glossary of Woodworking Terms [home, info]
  8. twist: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  9. TWIST: Sandahl, Middle English Sea Terms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (twist)

noun:  turning or twisting around (in place) ("With a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room")
noun:  social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music; was popular in the 1960s ("They liked to dance the twist")
noun:  a jerky pulling movement
noun:  an interpretation of a text or action
noun:  a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
noun:  a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
noun:  a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
noun:  any clever (deceptive) maneuver
noun:  the act of rotating rapidly ("It broke off after much twisting")
noun:  the act of winding or twisting
noun:  an unforeseen development
noun:  a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
verb:  practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive
verb:  twist suddenly so as to sprain ("The wrestler twisted his shoulder")
verb:  turn in the opposite direction ("Twist a wire")
verb:  form into a spiral shape ("The cord is all twisted")
verb:  form into twists ("Twist the bacon around the sausage")
verb:  do the twist
verb:  twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
verb:  cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form ("Twist the dough into a braid")
verb:  to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #24133)

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