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Synonyms for warp

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. warp

    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, to bend a bow. To submit or yield is to bend the mind humbly to another's wishes. To incline or influence is to bend another's wishes toward our own; to persuade is to draw them quite over. To warp is to bend silently through the whole fiber, as a board in the sun. To crook is to bend irregularly, as a crooked stick. Deflect, deviate, and diverge are said of any turning away; deviate commonly of a slight and gradual movement, diverge of a more sharp and decided one. To bias is to cut across the texture, or incline to one side; in figurative use always with an unfavorable import. Mold is a stronger work than bend; we may bend by a superior force that which still resists the constraint; as, a bent bow; we mold something plastic entirely to some desired form.

    bend, bias, bow, crook, curve, deflect, deviate, diverge, incline, influence, mold, persuade, stoop, submit, turn, twine, twist, yield

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. warp

    turn, twist, shrink, give, contort, bias, unhinge, distort, prejudice, corrupt, narrow, pervert

    stand, hold, direct, guide, control, correct, regulate, train, conduct, rectify, expand

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deflection, warpnoun

    a twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting

    deflection, bending, digression, divagation, deflexion, refraction, warping, buckle, diversion, deviation

  2. warp, bucklenoun

    a shape distorted by twisting or folding

    buckle, warping, deflection

  3. warp, warpingnoun

    a moral or mental distortion

    buckle, warping, deflection

  4. warpverb

    yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

    buckle, warping, deflection

  5. falsify, distort, garble, warpverb

    make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

    buckle, wring, fudge, fake, strain, heave, misrepresent, tinge, twist, manipulate, color, wangle, alter, cook, falsify, distort, interpolate, deform, twine, garble, contort, colour

  6. heave, buckle, warpverb

    bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

    "The highway buckled during the heat wave"

    buckle, heave, gag, gasp, clasp, pant, falsify, distort, heft up, garble, puff, heft, billow, retch, surge, crumple, heave up

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. warpverb

    twist or be twisted out of shape (by drying), spring, bend

  2. warpverb

    twist out of shape (by drying)

  3. warpverb

    pervert, distort, deviate, bend, bias, turn aside, cause to swerve

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. warpverb

    twist, bend, bulge, pervert, distort, bias

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "warp":

    hyper, distortion, chain, exponential, deform, distorting

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How to use warp in a sentence?

  1. Joshua Warren:

    That shouldn’t happen unless there is some kind of unknown technology being tested nearby that would influence the environment, or if there are naturally places around planet earth that actually sort of flicker once in a while, that warp a little bit.

  2. Gretta Monahan:

    A lot of women struggle to get out of a style rut and they run the risk of looking like they're stuck in a time warp.

  3. Christopher Wylie:

    Cambridge Analytica will try to pick at whatever mental weakness or vulnerability that we think you have and try to warp your perception of what's real around you, if you are looking to create an information weapon, the battle space you operate in is social media. That is where the fight happens.

  4. Rachel Levine:

    We end up knowing a week or two in advance what the what the possibility is of how much vaccine we're getting, but then the actual amount that is going to be transported often ends up being somewhat different depending upon the variables that Operation Warp Speed has to deal with in terms of manufacturing and how much they get.

  5. Jason Culverhouse:

    Sometimes you have to distort reality, to warp it back into normalcy. - Jason Culverhouse

Translations for warp

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  • انفتلArabic
  • deformar, torçarCatalan, Valencian
  • osnovaCzech
  • verholenGerman
  • urdimbre, deformarSpanish
  • پیچ و تاب, تارPersian
  • poimu, loimi, varppi, vääristymä, vääntyminen, varpata, vääntymäFinnish
  • déformation, déformer, tordre, trameFrench
  • dlúth, deilbhIrish
  • hajlít, görbítHungarian
  • deformazione, curvare, deformare, tonneggiare, inarcamento, inarcare, curvatura, piegatura, curvatura spazio-tempo, distorsione, tonneggio, ordito, piegare, distorcereItalian
  • ワープJapanese
  • whenu, io, ahoMāori
  • scheringDutch
  • varp, renningNorwegian
  • nanoolzheeʼNavajo, Navaho
  • urzealăRomanian
  • искорёжить, искривле́ние, деформа́ция, перека́шивание, осно́ва, корёжить, искази́ть, покоро́бить, искажа́ть, [[дыра́]] во [[время, коро́бить, пе́рли́нь, [[искривле́ние]] [[пространство, деформи́ровать, верпова́тьRussian
  • основаSerbo-Croatian
  • toideWalloon

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