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twist

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noun
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verb
1 verb change the shape of TRANSITIVEcas verb  c m ucasadh a chur i VP to twist sth out of shape rud a chasadh as a riocht 2 verb change shape, become distorted INTRANSITIVEcas verb  c m uit twisted under the stress tháinig casadh ann leis an strus
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb wind, wrap TRANSITIVEcas verb  c m usníomh verb  c m ufigh verb  c m uto twist your hair into a bun do chuid gruaige a chasadh ina cocánto twist sth round sth rud a chasadh timpeall ar rud 4 verb turn, rotate TRANSITIVEcas verb  c m uto twist the lid off sth an clár a chasadh de rud to twist sth round and round rud a chasadh timpeall arís agus arís eile, rud a chasadh thart agus thart 5 verb river, path, etc INTRANSITIVEsnigh verb  c m utéigh ag caismirneach VP the road was twisting and turning bhí gach re casadh agus lúbadh sa bhóthar, bhí an bóthar an-chasta 6 verb change direction INTRANSITIVEcas verb  c m u 7 verb wriggle your body INTRANSITIVEcas verb  c m ucor a thabhairt VPhe was twisting and turning bhí sé ag tabhairt na gcor, bhí sé ag lúbadh agus ag casadh 8 verb turn to face in a different direction
INTRANSITIVEcas verb  c m uto twist round casadh timpeall, casadh thart
TRANSITIVEcas verb  c m uto twist sth round rud a chasadh timpeall, rud a chasadh thart
9 verb MED sprain TRANSITIVEcas verb  c m uleon verb  c m u 10 verb distort a story, etc TRANSITIVEcam verb  c m ucor a chur i VPto twist a rumour into a scandal scannal a dhéanamh de ráfla, ráfla a iompú ina scannal 11 verb GAMES of new card INTRANSITIVEcas verb  c m utiontaigh verb  c m u 12 verb DANC dance the twist INTRANSITIVEan twist a dhéanamh foreign 13 verb (BRITAIN), informal cheat
TRANSITIVEcaimiléireacht a dhéanamh arcalaois a dhéanamh ar
INTRANSITIVEcaimiléireacht a dhéanamhcalaois a dhéanamh
noun
14 noun also SPOR, SWIM rotating actioncasadh masc  c m uwith a twist of the dial le casadh den diailto give sth a twist rud a chasadh, casadh a bhaint as rud 15 noun turn, bendcasadh masc1  c m ucor masc1  c m ulúb fem2  c m u twists and turns cora agus castaí 16 noun of bodycasadh masc1  c m ucor masc1  c m u 17 noun twisted positionhe got his legs in a twist chuaigh a chosa i bhfostú ina chéile air 18 noun MED spraincasadh masc1  c m uleonadh masc  c m u 19 noun unexpected eventcasadh masc1  c m ucor masc1  c m uthe affair took another twist tháinig cor eile sa scéal, tháinig casadh eile sa scéala twist of fate cor cinniúna every twist and turn gach cor agus casadh, gach cor agus lúb 20 noun interpretationcasadh masc1  c m ucor masc1  c m uto give sth a contemporary twist cor comhaimseartha a chur i rud, casadh an lae inniu a chur ar rud 21 noun curled piece of paper etccoirnín masc4  c m ucornóg fem2  c m u 22 noun twisted sheet of paper etc to hold sthcornóg fem2  c m u 23 noun of salt, etcgráinnín masc4  c m uruainne masc4  c m u 24 noun CRAFT threadcas-snáth masc3  c m ucasnóg fem2  c m u
phrases

round the twist

informalas do mheabhair informalcraiceáilte informalar mire informalhe would send you round the twist chuirfeadh sé glan scuabtha as do mheabhair thú

to twist in the wind

bheith in áit do chartabheith ar an trá fholamh

twist in the tail

(also

twist in the tale

) casadh sa scéalcor sa scéal

she could twist him round her little finger

tá sé ar teaghrán aicid'fhéadfadh sí súgán a dhéanamh detá sé ar adhastar aici

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twist