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bend

verb /bend/ ( past tense, past participle bent /bent/)
to make, become, or be, angled or curved
doblar(se), curvar
I can’t bend my arm properly She bent down to pick up the coin The road bends to the right He could bend an iron bar.
to force (someone) to do what one wants
doblegar, compeler, obligar
He bent me to his will.
the bends noun plural (medical ) agonizing pains, especially in the joints, affecting divers when they surface too quickly
apoplejía
Emergency services were called to assist a diver who was suffering from the bends.
bent on determined to do something
estar decidido/resuelto a
Sally was bent on winning the game.
(Definition of bend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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