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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bent, set(noun)

    a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way

    "the set of his mind was obvious"

    curing, hang, set, band, stage set, bent grass, solidification, readiness, solidifying, hardening, exercise set, lot, circle, knack, bent, bent-grass

    irresolute, undamaged, upright, erect, vertical

  2. bent, bent grass, bent-grass(noun)

    grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens

    set, bent, hang, bent-grass, knack, bent grass

    undamaged, vertical, erect, upright, irresolute

  3. bent(noun)

    an area of grassland unbounded by fences or hedges

    set, hang, bent-grass, knack, bent grass

    upright, irresolute, vertical, erect, undamaged

  4. bent, knack, hang(adj)

    a special way of doing something

    "he had a bent for it"; "he had a special knack for getting into trouble"; "he couldn't get the hang of it"

    set, bent, hang, bent-grass, knack, bent grass

    erect, vertical, undamaged, upright, irresolute

  5. bent, bent on(p), dead set(p), out to(p)(adj)

    fixed in your purpose

    "bent on going to the theater"; "dead set against intervening"; "out to win every event"

    erect, upright, vertical, irresolute, undamaged

  6. bended, bent(adj)

    used of the back and knees; stooped

    "on bended knee"; "with bent (or bended) back"

    out to(p), bent, bended, crumpled, dead set(p), dented, bent on(p)

    irresolute, vertical, undamaged, upright, erect

  7. bent, crumpled, dented(adj)

    of metal e.g.

    "bent nails"; "a car with a crumpled front end"; "dented fenders"

    out to(p), bent, bended, crumpled, dead set(p), dented, bent on(p)

    undamaged, erect, vertical, upright, irresolute

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bent(n.)

    disposition, inclination, tendency, turn, PENCHANT, leaning, bias, propensity, proclivity, predisposition, predilection, partiality, liking, fondness, proneness, appetency

  2. bent(a.)

    crooked, hooked, bowed, curved, aduncous, ARCUATE, INCURVATE

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

bint, curved, twisted, crooked, warping, distorted, twisty, lodgepole, bend

Translations for bent

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • педерастки, влечение, склонен, огънат, склонностBulgarian
  • tortCatalan, Valencian
  • gebeugt, gebogenGerman
  • predisposición, plegado, inclinaciónSpanish
  • خمPersian
  • taittunut, taipunutFinnish
  • courbéFrench
  • lùbachScottish Gaelic
  • görbe, hajlottHungarian
  • тырышуу, тилек, чабынды, шыктуулук, ынта, кунт, эңкейиш, жантайма, ийретүү, кыйшык, умтулган, муундуу, шык, бурулуш, бүкчүйгөн, шалбаа, кайрылыш, муунактуу, кыйшайуу, ийри-буйру, ийилген, ынтызарлык, адат, куштарлык, талаа, өнөкөт, умтулуу, ийрейүүKyrgyz
  • gebogen, aanleg, met de zinnen gezet opDutch
  • przegiętyPolish
  • îndoit, gârbovRomanian
  • изогнутый, искривлённый, гнутый, кривой, согнутыйRussian
  • böjdSwedish

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