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English definition of “twist”


verb [I/T] (TURN)   /twɪst/
to turn repeatedly , or to combine thin lengths of a material by turning or wrapping : [I] A river twists through the valley . [I] Vines twisted around the trunk of the old tree . If you twist a part of your body , you hurt it by turning it awkwardly : [T] He twisted his knee in the game on Saturday .
(Definition of twist verb (TURN) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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