an acrobat who can twist the body and limbs into extraordinary positions
To twist away; to twist from the true meaning, as to distort the facts
to twist something out; to obtain by violence or threat.
a twisting back on the giver; a reply to an insult or a criticism
a portable light produced by a flammable material twisted around the end of a stick and ignited (early torches were made of twisted flax dipped in tallow
to twist; to annoy
a twisted action; a wrongful act, injury, or damage for which a civil suit can be brought for damages.