intort

/ɪnˈtɔt/ (say in'tawt)

verb (t)
to twist inwards, curl, or wind: intorted horns.
{Latin intortus, past participle}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • întort — întórt, întoártă, adj. (înv.) 1. sucit, strâmb, întors. 2. (fig.) îndărătnic, rău, nedrept, încăpăţânat, sucit; pervers. Trimis de blaurb, 14.11.2008. Sursa: DAR  întórt (întoártă), adj. – 1. Strîmb, răsucit. – 2. Încăpăţînat, îndărătnic. lat.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Intort — In*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intorting}.] [L. intortus, p. p. of intoquere to twist; pref. in in + torquere to twist.] To twist in and out; to twine; to wreathe; to wind; to wring. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intort — in|tort <aus gleichbed. lat. intortus »verdreht«, Part. Perf. von intorquere, vgl. ↑intorquieren> (veraltet) verdreht …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • intort — (L). Twisted, distorted …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

  • intort — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Intorted — Intort In*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intorting}.] [L. intortus, p. p. of intoquere to twist; pref. in in + torquere to twist.] To twist in and out; to twine; to wreathe; to wind; to wring. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Intorting — Intort In*tort , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Intorted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Intorting}.] [L. intortus, p. p. of intoquere to twist; pref. in in + torquere to twist.] To twist in and out; to twine; to wreathe; to wind; to wring. Pope. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • capîntortură — capîntórtură s. f., g. d. art. capîntórturii; pl. capîntórturi Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  CAPÎNTÓRTUR//Ă capîntorturăi f. Pasăre călătoare din familia ciocănitorilor, de culoare brună cenuşie, care îşi răsuceşte… …   Dicționar Român

  • intorted — rd.ə̇d adjective Etymology: Latin intortus (past participle of intorquēre) + English ed : twisted inward or in and out : twined, wreathed, tangled * * * /in tawr tid/, adj. twisted inwardly about an axis or fixed point; …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|tor|sion — «ihn TR shuhn», noun. the act or fact of twisting or winding, as of the stem of a plant. ╂[< French intorsion < Latin intortiō, ōnis < intortus; see etym. under intort (Cf. ↑intort)] …   Useful english dictionary

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