Translation of twist in Setswana

twist

Verb

  1. turn the ends of something in opposite directions

  2. Examples

    • The road twisted through the hills

      Tsela e ne e itsokêtsa mo dithabeng

    turn round or from side to side

  3. Examples

    • a heap of twisted metal

      mokoa wa ditshipi tse di konegileng

    bend something out of its proper shape

  4. pass threads or strands round something or round each other

  5. Examples

    • You're twisting my words

      O fetola bokaô jwa mafoko ame

    distort the meaning of something

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