Bedeutung von “twist” — Learner’s Dictionary

twist

verb us uk /twɪst/
Extra Examples
Twist the rope.Twist the handlebar grip to control the accelerator.Twist the cap to open the bottle.She twisted the cork until it popped out of the bottle.Twist the strands together to form a thread.
TURN [ T ]

to turn something using your hand:

She sat there nervously twisting the ring around on her finger.
BEND [ T ]

to bend and turn something many times and change its shape:

The wheels of the bike had been twisted in the accident.
TURN YOUR BODY [ I, T ]

to turn part of your body to face a different direction:

She twisted her head so she could see what was happening.
CHANGE DIRECTION [ I ]

If a road, river, etc twists, it has a lot of bends in it:

The path twisted and turned up the side of the mountain.
INJURE [ T ]

If you twist a part of your body, such as your knee, you injure it by turning it suddenly.

CHANGE MEANING [ T ]

to unfairly change the meaning of something that someone has said:

Journalists had twisted his remarks.
→ See also twist sb's arm

(Definition von “twist verb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)