Definition of "Twist" :
noun: any clever maneuver
noun: the act of rotating rapidly
"It broke off after much twisting."
noun: turning or twisting around (in place)
"With a quick twist of his head he surveyed the room."
noun: the act of winding or twisting
noun: social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music; was popular in the 1960s
"They liked to dance the twist."
noun: a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
noun: an interpretation of a text or action
noun: a jerky pulling movement
noun: an unforeseen development
noun: a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
noun: a circular segment of a curve
noun: a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
noun: a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
verb: twist suddenly so as to sprain
"The wrestler twisted his shoulder."
verb: form into twists
"Twist the strips of dough."
verb: practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive
"Don't twist my words."
verb: turn in the opposite direction
"Twist one's head."
verb: form into a spiral shape
"The cord is all twisted."
verb: cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
"Twist the dough into a braid."
verb: twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
verb: to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)
verb: do the twist
verb: extend in curves and turns
"The path twisted through the forest."