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wind

verb
 
 
/waɪnd/ ( past tense and past participle wound)
wind sth around/round, etc sth B2 to turn or twist something long and thin around something else several times
(ip, urgan vb.) dolamak, sarmak, sarmalamak
She wound the rope around the tree. →  Opposite unwind Bending, twisting and curving
wind (up) a clock/toy/watch, etc to make a clock/toy/watch, etc work by turning a small handle or button several times
(saat, oyuncak vb.) kurmak
Did you remember to wind the alarm clock?Watches and clocks
wind along/down/through, etc B2 If a river, road, etc winds somewhere, it bends a lot and is not straight.
kıvrıla kıvrıla gitmek, dönemeçler yapmak
The path winds along the edge of the bay.Bending, twisting and curvingRoutes and roads in general
(Definition of wind verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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