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bend

synonym (synonym of bend)

  • (noun)
    In some cases a thing is spoken of as bent where the parts make an angle; but oftener to bend is understood to be to draw to or through a curve; as, t more.. (noun)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    a circular segment of a curve (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.event)
    movement that causes the formation of a curve (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    an angular or rounded shape made by folding (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left (noun.artifact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    form a curve (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest (verb.motion)
     

antonym (antonym of bend)

  • (verb.contact)
    free from flexure (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    straighten up or out; make straight (verb.motion)
     

also (also)

  • bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
    make concessions to (verb.communication)
     

hypernym (bend IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a circular segment of a curve (noun.shape)
    the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes (noun.shape)
     
  • an angular or rounded shape made by folding (noun.shape)
    a shape having one or more sharp angles (noun.shape)
     
  • bend a joint (verb.contact)
    move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion (verb.motion)
     
  • bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
    form a curve (verb.motion)
     
  • cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form (verb.contact)
    assume a different shape or form (verb.change)
     
  • change direction (verb.motion)
    change orientation or direction, also in the abstract sense (verb.motion)
     
  • curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
    one of several parts or pieces that fit with others to constitute a whole object (noun.artifact)
     
  • diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right corner to the lower left (noun.artifact)
    (heraldry) any of several conventional figures used on shields (noun.artifact)
     
  • movement that causes the formation of a curve (noun.event)
    a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something (noun.event)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF bend relation)

  • a circular segment of a curve (noun.shape)
    a bend or curve (especially in a coastline) (noun.shape)
     
  • an angular or rounded shape made by folding (noun.shape)
    any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight (noun.shape)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    an irregular fold in an otherwise even surface (as in cloth) (noun.shape)
     
  • bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
    crouch down (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    crouch or curl up (verb.motion)
     
  • cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form (verb.contact)
    make a depression into (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause to curve inward (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    twist into a state of deformity (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bend into the shape of a crank (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    curl, wind, or twist together (verb.contact)
     
  • curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
    a curve or bend in the road that you cannot see around as you are driving (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a sharp bend in a road or river (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a U-shaped bend in a road (noun.artifact)
     
  • form a curve (verb.motion)
    bend or cause to bend (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    form an arch or curve (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    bend or turn backward (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    to incline or bend from a vertical position (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    bend over or curl up, usually with laughter or pain (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    show submission or fear (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    shape one's body into a curl (verb.motion)
     
  • movement that causes the formation of a curve (noun.event)
    the amount by which a propagating wave is bent (noun.event)
     

instance hypernym (bend IS A KIND OF .... relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade Range (noun.location)
    an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city (noun.location)
     

part meronym (HAS PART relation)

  • (noun.location)
    a state in northwestern United States on the Pacific (noun.location)
     
  • curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
    an open way (generally public) for travel or transportation (noun.artifact)
     

entail (entailment relations of bend)

  • bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
    undergo a change in bodily posture (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from bend)

  • a circular segment of a curve (noun.shape)
    bend or cause to bend (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    form a curve (verb.motion)
     
  • an angular or rounded shape made by folding (noun.shape)
    fold into pleats, (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    bend or lay so that one part covers the other (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    make ridges into by pinching together (verb.contact)
     
  • bend a joint (verb.contact)
    act of bending a joint; especially a joint between the bones of a limb so that the angle between them is decreased (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.state)
    the state of being flexed (as of a joint) (noun.state)
     
  • bend one's back forward from the waist on down (verb.motion)
    an inclination of the top half of the body forward and downward (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of bending low with the limbs close to the body (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    bending the head or body or knee as a sign of reverence or submission or shame or greeting (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who carries himself or herself with the head and shoulders habitually bent forward (noun.person)
     
  • cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form (verb.contact)
    the act of twisting or deforming the shape of something (e.g., yourself) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a tool for bending (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.event)
    alteration in the shape or dimensions of an object as a result of the application of stress to it (noun.event)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    an angular or rounded shape made by folding (noun.shape)
     
  • (adj.all)
    able to flex; able to bend easily (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    capable of being bent or flexed or twisted without breaking (adj.all)
     
  • change direction (verb.motion)
    a pitch of a baseball that is thrown with spin so that its path curves as it approaches the batter (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.shape)
    a circular segment of a curve (noun.shape)
     
  • curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
    form a curl, curve, or kink (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    change direction (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    turn sharply; change direction abruptly (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    extend in curves and turns (verb.stative)
     
  • (adj.all)
    having curves (adj.all)
     
  • turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest (verb.motion)
    a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a device intended to turn aside the flow of something (water or air or smoke etc) (noun.artifact)
     

domain category (bend is domain category of ....)

  • curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.) (noun.artifact)
    a large natural stream of water (larger than a creek) (noun.object)
     
synonym antonym also hypernym hyponym instance hypernym part meronym bias curve crook turn bending crease unbend straighten stoop to section segment ordinary motion curve curved shape blind bend blind curve elbow hairpin bend deflection deflexion town road route beaver state or

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