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Synonyms for bending

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bending, bend(noun)

    movement that causes the formation of a curve

    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

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

  3. bending(noun)

    the act of bending something

    bend, deflexion, deflection

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List of paraphrases:

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

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