Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “twisted”

twisted

adjective (STRANGE)    /ˈtwɪs.tɪd/
C2 strange and slightly unpleasant or cruel : The letter was clearly the product of a twisted mind . The experience had left her bitter and twisted.Strange, suspicious and unnatural
(Definition of twisted adjective (STRANGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of twisted

Definitions of “twisted” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

amicable

relating to behaviour between people that is pleasant and friendly, often despite a difficult situation

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More