What is another word for bend?

996 synonyms found


[ b_ˈɛ_n_d], [ bˈɛnd], [ bˈɛnd]

Synonyms for Bend:

curvature (noun) deformity (noun) bend (verb) comply (verb) curve (verb) deform (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Bend:

  1. distend, unbend, descend, lend, friend, expend, impend, fend, intend, end, tend, mend, offend, transcend, depend, pretend, contend, spend, rend, defend, wend, misspend, suspend, extend, portend, send, blend, trend, penned;
  2. attend, append, ascend, amend, commend, befriend;
  3. comprehend, condescend, recommend, apprehend;
  4. overextend;

Quotes for Bend:

  1. I felt that as long as we were being honest, and that we didn't bend the truth to accomplish another goal, to be entertaining or to be a happy ending, I was confident that we'd be able to tell the story the way it happened. Ted Demme.
  2. Sometimes you get a glimpse of a semicolon coming, a few lines farther on, and it is like climbing a steep path through woods and seeing a wooden bench just at a bend in the road ahead, a place where you can expect to sit for a moment, catching your breath. Lewis Thomas.
  3. Born in iniquity and conceived in sin, the spirit of nationalism has never ceased to bend human institutions to the service of dissension and distress. Thorstein Veblen.

Idioms of Bend:

  1. bend sm out of shape;
  2. bend the law;
  3. bend the rules;

Adjectives for Bend:

  • notoriously poor and inefficient,
  • quiet, moonlit,
  • true grecian,
  • notoriously poor,
  • inefficient,
  • quiet,
  • hopelessly inefficient and unsatisfactory,
  • hopelessly inefficient,
  • unsatisfactory.