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piece, play, sketch, turn, twist, schtick, shows.
flection, flexure, obliquity, Obliquities, VS, flexures, turnings.
affinity, aptness, bent, bump, disposition, faculty, flair, genius, gift, head, inclination, leaning, predisposition, propensity, talent.
deflection, Curvation, deflections, zigzags.
druthers, forte, headset, proneness, Propensities, leanings, headsets, head-set, thing for, weakness for.
accomplishment, act, action, bit, bout, deed, favor, fling, gesture, go, move, routine, say, service, shot, spell, stint, succession, time, tour, trick, try, go around, crack, period.
alteration, novelties, novelty, transfiguration, transmogrification, transubstantiation, turnover, vicissitude, turnovers.
adjustment, alteration, correction, effect, evolution, reform, transformation, trend, shake up.
clabber, curd, thicken, CURDS, turn sour.
bend, catenary, chord, ellipse, half-moon, horseshoe, horseshoes, hyperbola, incurvation, incurvature, meniscus, parabola, sinuosity, yaw, Ellipses, Menisci, Meniscuses, Ogee, Parabolas, Rondure, Sinuosities, ogees, chords, halfmoon, catenaries, half-moons, hyperbolas.
limb, molding, outskirt, shore, Berm, BERMS, strands.
crazy bone, Ancon, half turn.
skillfulness, smooth sailing.
impulsion, obsession, Assuetude, Habits, fixed attitude, hangup, impulsions, make-up, make-ups, wonts.
good fortune, hour, hours, leisure, Opportunities, Prayers, iron in the fire, one's move, one's say, one's turn, the hunt, the running.
about-face, angle, bend, bias, bow, branch, change, circle, circuit, circulation, circumvolution, corner, curve, cycle, departure, detour, deviation, direction, drift, flection, flexure, fork, gyration, gyre, heading, hook, pirouette, pivot, quirk, retroversion, reversal, reverse, reversion, roll, rotation, round, shift, spin, spiral, swing, tack, tendency, trend, turnabout, turning, twist, twisting, wheel, whirl, wind, winding, yaw, Right-about, changeabout.
attack, blow, fit, fright, jolt, seizure, shock, start, surprise.
alteration, deflection, digression, distortion, divarication, double, modification, mutation, variation, warp, crotch.
armband, necklace, armbands.
act, become, bend, bit, bout, call on, change by reversal, crook, deform, go, good turn, grow, move around, number, play, plough, plow, release, reverse, rick, round, routine, spell, sprain, tour, turn of events, turning, twist, wrench, wrick.
variation, Unconformity, departure from the norm, unconformities.
airing, constitutional, drive, excursion, jaunt, promenade, ramble, ride, saunter, stroll.
become, come, divert, fashion, form, get, metamorphose, modify, mold, mutate, put, refashion, remake, remodel, render, run, shape, transfigure, translate, transmute, transpose, wax, change into, grow into, pass into.
become sour or tainted
acidify, break down, crumble, curdle, decay, decompose, disintegrate, dull, ferment, go bad, molder, putrefy, rot, sour, spoil, taint, become rancid.
change one's mind; defect
apostatize, bring round, desert, go over, influence, persuade, prejudice, rat, renege, renounce, repudiate, retract, talk into, tergiversate, prevail upon, change sides, tergiverse.
coil, convolute, meander, wind.
anatomize, break, crumble, decay, decompose, degenerate, disintegrate, dissect, dissolve, fracture, mortify, putrefy, rot, rupture, shatter, spoil.
reverse; change course
aim, alter, alternate, backslide, call off, capsize, convert, depart, detract, deviate, digress, direct, diverge, double back, go back, inverse, invert, recoil, redirect, regress, relapse, retrace, return, revert, sheer, shunt, sidetrack, subvert, swerve, swirl, switch, transform, upset, vary, veer, volte-face, whip, zigzag, face about, shy away, change position, rechannel.
arc, circulate, come around, cut, eddy, ground, gyrate, incline, loop, negotiate, orbit, oscillate, pass, pass around, rotate, sway, swivel, twirl, vibrate, weave, Circumduct, go round, hang a left, hang a right, make a left, make a right, take a bend, move in a circle.
cycle, roll, spin, swirl.
circulate, circumnavigate, eddy, gyrate, pirouette, revolve, rotate, twist, wheel, whirl.
derange, discompose, disgust, disorder, nauseate, revolt, unbalance, undo, unhinge, unsettle, make one sick.
twist a body part
bruise, crick, dislocate, hurt, sprain, strain, wrench.
use; resort to
address, appeal, apply, approach, devote, employ, give, lend, look, prefer, recur, repair, tend, throw, undertake, utilize, be predisposed to, have recourse, turn one's energies to, turn one's hand to.
Examples of usage:
– Landolin by Berthold Auerbach
– The Fighting Chance by Robert W. Chambers
– The King of the Dark Chamber by Rabindranath Tagore (trans.)
– Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah by Sir Richard Francis Burton