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Main Entry: 1twist
Pronunciation: primarystresstwist
Function: verb
1 : to unite by winding one thread, strand, or wire around another
2 : 2TWINE 2
3 a : to turn so as to sprain or hurt <twisted my ankle> b : to change the meaning of <twisted the facts> c : to pull off, rotate, or break by a turning force <twisted a small branch off the tree>
4 : to follow a winding course

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