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Detailed Synonyms for bend in English

bend:

to bend verb (bends, bended, bending)

  1. to bend
    to bend; to bow
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
    • bow verb (bows, bowed, bowing)
  2. to bend
    to sag; to bend; to give way
    • sag verb (sags, sagged, sagging)
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
    • give way verb (gives way, gave way, giving way)
  3. to bend
    to bend; to turn back; to change
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
    • turn back verb (turns back, turned back, turning back)
    • change verb (changes, changed, changing)
  4. to bend
    to bend
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
  5. to bend
    to warp; to bend
    • warp verb (warps, warped, warping)
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
  6. to bend
    – cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form 1
    to turn; to bend; to twist; flex; to deform
    – cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form 1
    • turn verb (turns, turned, turning)
      • the strong man could turn an iron bar1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
      • bend the rod1
    • twist verb (twists, twisted, twisting)
      • twist the dough into a braid1
    • flex verb
    • deform verb (deforms, deformed, deforming)
  7. to bend
    – bend a joint 1
    to bend; flex
    – bend a joint 1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
      • bend your knees1
    • flex verb
      • flex your wrists1
  8. to bend
    – change direction 1
    to bend
    – change direction 1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
      • The road bends1
  9. to bend
    – turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest 1
    to bend; to turn away; deflect
    – turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest 1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
    • turn away verb (turns away, turned away, turning away)
    • deflect verb
  10. to bend
    – form a curve 1
    to bend; flex
    – form a curve 1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
      • The stick does not bend1
    • flex verb
  11. to bend
    – bend one's back forward from the waist on down 1
    to bow; to bend; crouch; to stoop
    – bend one's back forward from the waist on down 1
    • bow verb (bows, bowed, bowing)
      • She bowed before the Queen1
    • bend verb (bends, bended, bending)
    • crouch verb
      • he crouched down1
    • stoop verb (stoops, stooped, stooping)
      • The young man stooped to pick up the girl's purse1

Conjugations for bend:

present
  1. bend
  2. bend
  3. bends
  4. bend
  5. bend
  6. bend
simple past
  1. bended
  2. bended
  3. bended
  4. bended
  5. bended
  6. bended
present perfect
  1. have bended
  2. have bended
  3. has bended
  4. have bended
  5. have bended
  6. have bended
past continuous
  1. was bending
  2. were bending
  3. was bending
  4. were bending
  5. were bending
  6. were bending
future
  1. shall bend
  2. will bend
  3. will bend
  4. shall bend
  5. will bend
  6. will bend
continuous present
  1. am bending
  2. are bending
  3. is bending
  4. are bending
  5. are bending
  6. are bending
subjunctive
  1. be bended
  2. be bended
  3. be bended
  4. be bended
  5. be bended
  6. be bended
diverse
  1. bend!
  2. let's bend!
  3. bended
  4. bending
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

bend [the ~] noun

  1. the bend
    the curve; the bend; the curvature; the camber
  2. the bend
    the turn; the curve; the bend
  3. the bend
    the curve; the bend
  4. the bend
    – curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) 1
    the bend; the curve
    – curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) 1
  5. the bend
    – diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left 1
    the bend; the bend dexter
    – diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left 1
  6. the bend
    – movement that causes the formation of a curve 1
    the bend; the bending
    – movement that causes the formation of a curve 1
  7. the bend
    – a circular segment of a curve 1
    the turn; the bend; the twist; the crook
    – a circular segment of a curve 1
    • turn [the ~] noun
    • bend [the ~] noun
      • a bend in the road1
    • twist [the ~] noun
    • crook [the ~] noun
      • a crook in the path1
  8. the bend
    – an angular or rounded shape made by folding 1
    the fold; the bend; the crease; the crimp; the flexure; the plication
    – an angular or rounded shape made by folding 1
    • fold [the ~] noun
      • a fold in the napkin1
    • bend [the ~] noun
      • a bend of his elbow1
    • crease [the ~] noun
      • a crease in his trousers1
    • crimp [the ~] noun
    • flexure [the ~] noun
      • a flexure of the colon1
    • plication [the ~] noun
      • a plication on her blouse1

Translation Matrix for bend:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bend bend; bend dexter; bending; camber; crease; crimp; crook; curvature; curve; flexure; fold; plication; turn; twist
bend dexter bend; bend dexter
bending bend; bending bending; change; deflection; deflexion; twisting
bow arc; bow; bowing; bowknot; cross-bow; crossbow; curtain call; curtsy; fore; longbow; obeisance; prow; stem
camber bend; camber; curvature; curve arch; bank; camber; cant; curvature; curve; vaulting
change alteration; altering; amendment; barter; bartering; bending; change; change of form; changing; commutation; conversion; crisis; emergency situation; exchange; haggling; modification; mutation; reformation; remodelling; shady dealings; state of emergency; swap; swerve; switch; switch-over; swop; trade-in; transfer; transformation; transposition; turn; turning-point; variety; wheeling and dealing
crease bend; crease; crimp; flexure; fold; plication crease; creese; crinkle; dog ear; fold; folds; furrow; kris; line; pen line; pleat; pleats; seam; shark; streak; stroke of the pen; tuck; wrinkle
crimp bend; crease; crimp; flexure; fold; plication crimp; crimper; recruiter; recruitress; shrinkage
crook bend; crook; turn; twist barb; con man; criminal; crook; felon; fish hook; fish-hook; hook; imposter; malefactor; outlaw; sheep-hook; sheperd's crook; shepherd's crook; sting; swindler
crouch crouch; squat
curvature bend; camber; curvature; curve arch; camber; curvature; curve; vaulting
curve bend; camber; curvature; curve; turn arch; bender; breaking ball; camber; curvature; curve; curve ball; curved shape; swerve; turn; vaulting
flex flex
flexure bend; crease; crimp; flexure; fold; plication flection; flexion; flexure
fold bend; crease; crimp; flexure; fold; plication congregation; crease; faithful; flock; fold; folding; folds; pen; pleat; pleats; plica; ridge; sheep pen; sheep-fold; sheepcote; sheepfold; tuck
plication bend; crease; crimp; flexure; fold; plication pleating; plication
sag bulge; droop; sag
stoop stoep; stoop; stoup
turn bend; crook; curve; turn; twist act; bit; bobbin; bout; change; coil; crisis; curve; emergency situation; game; go; good turn; inversion; number; orbit; play; reel; revolution; roll; rotation; round; routine; spell; spool; state of emergency; swerve; tour; turn; turn of events; turning; turning-point; twist; winder; winding
twist bend; crook; turn; twist braid; coil; construction; device; difference of opinion; dispute; eddy; gimmick; joint; kink; loop; looping; plait; pull; quarrel; row; slip knot; spin; spiral; tag; torsion; tress; turn; turn of events; twirl; twist; twisting; whirl; wind; winding; wrench
warp buckle; deflection; warp; warping
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bend bend; bow; change; crouch; deflect; deform; flex; give way; sag; stoop; turn; turn away; turn back; twist; warp
bow bend; bow; crouch; stoop accede; arch; bow; bow down; curtsy; curve; defer; give in; submit
camber camber
change bend; change; turn back alter; barter; change; change for; change over; commute; convert; create; deepen; do over again; exchange; interchange; invent; make; modify; put other clothes on; reform; refresh; renew; reshape; rewrite; shift; shunt; stop over; swap; switch; swop; trade; trade in; transfer; transform; vary
crease crease; crinkle; crisp; crumple; furrow; graze; rake; ruckle; rumple; scrunch; scrunch up; wrinkle
crimp conscript; crape; crimp; frizz; frizzle; kink; kink up; pinch; recruit; shanghai
crook crook; curve
crouch bend; bow; crouch; stoop crouch; huddle up; hunch up; hunker; hunker down; scrunch; scrunch up; squat
curve arc; arch; bow; bow in honour; crook; curl; curve; cut; kink; sheer; slew; slue; swerve; trend; twist; veer; wind
deflect bend; deflect; turn away block; deflect; distract; parry
deform bend; deform; flex; turn; twist change form; change shape; contort; deform; disfigure; distort; strain; transform; wring
flex bend; deform; flex; turn; twist flex
fold close; close down; close up; fold; fold up; pen up; shut down; turn up
give way bend; give way; sag become loose; break; break down; cave in; collapse; come off; conk out; die; ease up; fail; fall in; founder; get off; give; give out; give way; go; go bad; go to pieces; loosen; move over; prolapse; sag; sink; subside; yield
sag bend; give way; sag be going down hill; bulge; bulge out; cave in; collapse; droop; flag; give way; go under; prolapse; sag; sag down; sink; sink in; slump; subside; swag
stoop bend; bow; crouch; stoop condescend; lower oneself; stoop
turn bend; deform; flex; turn; twist become; call on; change by reversal; change state; embitter; ferment; grow; move around; outflank; overturn; page over; plough; plow; release; reverse; revolve; rick; roll; rotate; round; shift; sour; spin; spin round; sprain; swing; swing around; swirl; turn; turn around; turn over; twirl; twist; veer; whirl; work; wrench; wrick
turn away bend; deflect; turn away avert; divert; fend off; keep off; lay off; parry; refuse; reject; turn away; turn down; turn off
turn back bend; change; turn back arrest; backtrack; chase away; check; contain; dispel; double back; drive away; drive off; drive out; hold back; invert; regress; retrovert; return; reverse; revert; run off; stop; turn back
twist bend; deform; flex; turn; twist altercate; argue; convolute; curve; debate; dispute; distort; pervert; quarrel; reverse; revolve; rick; roll; rotate; shift; sophisticate; sprain; squirm; swing around; turn; twine; twist; twist around; whirl; wind; worm; wrangle; wrench; wrestle; wrick; wriggle; wring; writhe
warp bend; warp buckle; distort; falsify; garble; heave; warp
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bend bend
bending bending
bow bow; buckling; laplacian; warpage
camber camber; camber angle; negative caster
change alter; be turned; change; modulation; small change; transform; variation
crease crease
crouch crouch; crouch down
curvature curvature; curve
curve curvature; curve
deflect deflect; deviate
deform deform; distort
turn shift; side-road; turn; turning
turn away turn away
warp warp
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bending bending; swishing

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Related Definitions for "bend":

  1. curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)1
  2. diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left1
  3. movement that causes the formation of a curve1
  4. a circular segment of a curve1
    • a bend in the road1
  5. an angular or rounded shape made by folding1
    • a bend of his elbow1
  6. cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form1
    • bend the rod1
  7. bend a joint1
    • bend your knees1
  8. change direction1
    • The road bends1
  9. turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest1
  10. form a curve1
    • The stick does not bend1
  11. bend one's back forward from the waist on down1

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