Definition Of twist


a carpet with a tightly curled pile.

This is a very nice piece of blue twist carpet.

a distorted shape.

he had a cruel twist to his mouth

a drink consisting of two ingredients mixed together.

Mo couldn't contain herself any longer, and covered her smirk with a twist of gin and bitter lemon.

a fine strong thread consisting of twisted strands of cotton or silk.

Then use some thick yellow thread - I buy a type of thread called buttonhole twist - to hem all along the folded seam.

a point at which something turns or bends.

the car negotiated the twists and turns of the mountain road

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Example Of twist

  • Ainsley gives chips a refreshing and funky twist with a lemon and garlic chip recipe.

  • And in a serendipitous twist of fate, he is now in a position to offer my band discounted studio time at a local recording studio.

  • Anything more than a green olive or a twist of lemon and it's a salad.

  • barrels with a 1:24 inch twist

  • Breathe fresh air, walk and drink room temperature water adding a twist of lemon.

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