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English noun: warp

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


Synonymsdeflection


Broader (hypernym)aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, deviance

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


Synonymsbuckle


Broader (hypernym)distorted shape, distortion

3. warp (event) a moral or mental distortion


Synonymswarping


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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