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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bending, bend(noun)

    movement that causes the formation of a curve

    Synonyms:
    deflection, bend dexter, twist, flexure, crimp, deflexion, crease, plication, fold, bend, bending, crook, curve, turn

  2. deflection, deflexion, bending(noun)

    the property of being bent or deflected

    Synonyms:
    deflection, bending, digression, divagation, deflexion, refraction, bend, diversion, deviation, warp

  3. bending(noun)

    the act of bending something

    Synonyms:
    bend, deflexion, deflection

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

flexure, flexion, flexural, curvature, flexing, deflection, deformation


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