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English noun: warp

1. warp (state) a twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting


Broader (hypernym)aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, deviance

2. warp (shape) a shape distorted by twisting or folding


Broader (hypernym)distorted shape, distortion

3. warp (event) a moral or mental distortion


Broader (hypernym)deformation, distortion

4. warp (artifact) yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

Broader (hypernym)thread, yarn

Part meronymweave

Substance meronymcloth, fabric, material, textile

English verb: warp

1. warp (communication) make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

Synonymsdistort, falsify, garble

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)belie, misrepresent

Narrower (hyponym)mangle, murder, mutilate

2. warp (change) bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat

SamplesThe highway buckled during the heat wave.

Synonymsbuckle, heave

Pattern of useSomething ----s

Broader (hypernym)change surface

Narrower (hyponym)lift

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