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bend·ing

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  1. bending, bendnoun

    movement that causes the formation of a curve

    Synonyms:
    deflection, bend dexter, twist, flexure, crimp, deflexion, crease, plication, fold, bend, crook, curve, turn

  2. deflection, deflexion, bendingnoun

    the property of being bent or deflected

    Synonyms:
    deflection, digression, divagation, deflexion, refraction, bend, diversion, deviation, warp

  3. bendingnoun

    the act of bending something

    Synonyms:
    bend, deflexion, deflection

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "bending":

    flexure, flexion, flexural, curvature, flexing, deflection, deformation

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  1. Murad Awawdeh:

    By bending to the callous whims of Republican governors in Texas, Arizona and Florida as this country gears up for midterm elections, the Biden Administration has taken multiple steps backwards in time to the cruel immigration policies of Donald Trump.

  2. Dave Chappelle:

    But you will not summon me. I am not bending to anybody's demands.

  3. Glen Giovannetti:

    This is concerning in terms of trying to tackle improved quality of care and improved access to care, and in terms of bending the cost curve, there's lots and lots of research done on drug development and much less done on whether one course of treatment is better than another.

  4. Aesop:

    The little reed, bending to the force of the wind, soon stood upright again when the storm had passed over.

  5. Elijah Cummings:

    House Judiciary Committee is bending over backwards to act in good faith, but White House has refused to produce a single piece of paper or a single witness to date, white House also withheld from House Judiciary Committee the policies that were in place during the first year and a half of the Trump Administration-which even General John Kelly admitted was plagued with problems.


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