twisting

Definitions of twisting
1

adj marked by repeated turns and bends

Synonyms:
tortuous, twisty, voluminous, winding
crooked
having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned

n the act of rotating rapidly

“it broke off after much twisting
Synonyms:
spin, twirl, twist, whirl
Types:
pirouette
(ballet) a rapid spin of the body (especially on the toes as in ballet)
birling, logrolling
rotating a log rapidly in the water (as a competitive sport)
Type of:
rotary motion, rotation
the act of rotating as if on an axis

n the act of distorting something so it seems to mean something it was not intended to mean

Synonyms:
distortion, overrefinement, straining, torture
Type of:
falsification, misrepresentation
a willful perversion of facts

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