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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Marked by repeated turns and bends.

Usage examples (34)
  • If they thought for a minute that the EU was calling their twisty old tongue a dying language, they'd probably nuke Strasbourg.
  • "It's exactly the kind of twisty scheme they'd come up with."
  • On film, he noticed himself "getting kind of twisty" with his wind-up.
  • You have to do that same kind of twisty justification to understand Banner's development too. for more
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