Term:bend

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN BEND

1) bend, crook, twist, turn: a circular segment of a curve; “a bend in the road”; “a crook in the path

2) bending, bend: movement that causes the formation of a curve

3) bend, curve: curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)

4) fold, crease, plication, flexure, crimp, bend: an angular or rounded shape made by folding; “a fold in the napkin”; “a crease in his trousers”; “a plication on her blouse”; “a flexure of the colon”; “a bend of his elbow”

5) Bend: a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range

6) bend, bend dexter: diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left

OVERVIEW OF VERB BEND

1) bend, flex: form a curve; “The stick does not bend”

2) bend: change direction; “The road bends”

3) flex, bend, deform, twist, turn: cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form; “bend the rod”; “twist the dough into a braid”; “the strong man could turn an iron bar

4) crouch, stoop, bend, bow: bend one’s back forward from the waist on down; “he crouched down”; “She bowed before the Queen”; “The young man stooped to pick up the girl’s purse”

5) deflect, bend, turn away: turn from a straight course , fixed direction, or line of interest

6) flex, bend: bend a joint; “flex your wrists”; “bend your knees”

noun bend has 6 sense(s) (first 3 from tagged texts)


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