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Synonyms for warp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deflection, warp(noun)

    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, buckle(noun)

    a shape distorted by twisting or folding

    buckle, warping, deflection

  3. warp, warping(noun)

    a moral or mental distortion

    buckle, warping, deflection

  4. warp(verb)

    yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

    buckle, warping, deflection

  5. falsify, distort, garble, warp(verb)

    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, warp(verb)

    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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. warp(v. n.)

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

  2. warp(v. a.)

    twist out of shape (by drying)

  3. warp(v. a.)

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. warp(v)

    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. Cometan:

    He’ll always be living in a timeless warp, endlessly morphing into what anyone needs him to be.

  2. Robert Sheaffer:

    So, according to Masters, you just spin something fast enough and it will begin to warp space, and even send stuff backwards in time. This is a highly dubious claim.

  3. Kathleen Sebelius:

    There's no question that Operation Warp Speed has been a great success getting to the point in a very rapid period of time of manufacturing a vaccine.

  4. Michael Bars:

    The recent announcements by Pfizer and Moderna regarding their incredibly promising and impressive efficacy data further demonstrate that the Warp Speed Program is rapidly advancing on a trajectory of success to the benefit of millions of at-risk Americans.

  5. Alex Azar:

    Operation Warp Speed achieved in nine months what many doubted would be possible in a year and a half or more.

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Translations for warp

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  • انفتلArabic
  • torçar, deformarCatalan, Valencian
  • osnovaCzech
  • verholenGerman
  • urdimbre, deformarSpanish
  • تار, پیچ و تابPersian
  • vääntymä, poimu, loimi, varppi, vääristymä, vääntyminen, varpataFinnish
  • trame, déformation, déformer, tordreFrench
  • dlúth, deilbhIrish
  • görbít, hajlítHungarian
  • piegatura, deformazione, tonneggiare, inarcamento, tonneggio, inarcare, deformare, curvatura, curvatura spazio-tempo, distorsione, ordito, distorcere, piegare, curvareItalian
  • ワープJapanese
  • aho, whenu, ioMāori
  • scheringDutch
  • renning, varpNorwegian
  • nanoolzheeʼNavajo, Navaho
  • urzealăRomanian
  • осно́ва, верпова́ть, коро́бить, искривле́ние, корёжить, искажа́ть, [[дыра́]] во [[время, искорёжить, перека́шивание, деформа́ция, искази́ть, деформи́ровать, [[искривле́ние]] [[пространство, пе́рли́нь, покоро́битьRussian
  • основаSerbo-Croatian
  • toideWalloon

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