Russian English Dictionary

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изгиб in English:

1. bending

It absorbs a blow without bending.
The bamboo is bending with the weight of the snow.

2. bend

Slowly bend from the waist and bring your head down to your knees.
sharp bend
The mod wheel is broken on this synthesizer, but the pitch bend still works.
It's the answer that led those who've been told for so long by so many to be cynical and fearful and doubtful about what we can achieve to put their hands on the arc of history and bend it once more toward the hope of a better day.
If you don't want to hurt her feelings you're going to have to bend the truth a little.
The branch began to bend as I climbed along it.
The members of each stratum accept as their ideal of decency the scheme of life in vogue in the next higher stratum, and bend their energies to live up to that ideal.
The job involves bending over a lot and lifting heavy objects.
There are a lot of accidents on that road bend in front of us, so be careful. The girl bent under her heavy schoolbag.
a bedn in the road; this road bends to the right
The material has to be strong enough not to bend.
Could you pick this box up for me? I can't bend.
I couldn't even make a bend after all these exercises.
And Aristotle said often in dealing with other people, we need to bend the rules.
Bend your knees and look in front of you.

3. twist

Our company survived the sudden twist on the market.
Twist that knob to the right and the box will open.
twist my ankle
Who is that twist?
The robbery took a deadly new twist as the robber pulled out a gun.
Today in the class we have discussed ankle twist.
This mystery has a plot twist that's completely novel.
Game Of Thrones, opened their final episode with a bang and provided enough shocking twists,
I’d like a Stoli-cranberry with a twist, please.
Walnuts give a new twist to regular banana bread.
She twisted her ankle when she tripped over the cat.
Many modern readers are annoyed by frequent twists in the plot of Fielding’s novels.
We have to prevent the structure from twisting.
Today I'm going to prepare pasta twists for dinner.
In a cruelly ironic twist of fate, someday Tatoeba will make an example of us all.

English word "изгиб"(twist) occurs in sets:

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