Is TWIST a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

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Definitions for the word 'twist'


  1. TWIST, any clever maneuver
  2. TWIST, the act of rotating rapidly
  3. TWIST, turning or twisting around (in place)
  4. TWIST, the act of winding or twisting
  5. TWIST, social dancing in which couples vigorously twist their hips and arms in time to the music; was popular in the 1960s
  6. TWIST, a hairdo formed by braiding or twisting the hair
  7. TWIST, an interpretation of a text or action
  8. TWIST, a jerky pulling movement
  9. TWIST, an unforeseen development
  10. TWIST, a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
  11. TWIST, a circular segment of a curve
  12. TWIST, a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
  13. TWIST, a sharp strain on muscles or ligaments
  14. TWIST, an act of turning or twisting
  15. TWIST, a turn, curve, or bend in a road, river, etc.
  16. TWIST, an unexpected or strange occurrence


  1. TWIST, twist suddenly so as to sprain
  2. TWIST, form into twists
  3. TWIST, practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive
  4. TWIST, turn in the opposite direction
  5. TWIST, form into a spiral shape
  6. TWIST, cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form
  7. TWIST, twist or pull violently or suddenly, especially so as to remove (something) from that to which it is attached or from where it originates
  8. TWIST, to move in a twisting or contorted motion, (especially when struggling)
  9. TWIST, do the twist
  10. TWIST, extend in curves and turns
  11. TWIST, to bend or turn (something) in order to change its shape
  12. TWIST, to bend or turn (something) into a shape or position that is not normal or natural
  13. TWIST, to turn (something) in a circular motion with your hand

Synonyms for 'twist'

The word TWIST is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 8 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'twist' in a sentence

  1. The toy can be twisted into different shapes.
  2. She twisted balloons into the shapes of different animals.
  3. The antenna was twisted out of shape.
  4. a simple twist of the wrist
  5. The jar should open with a twist of the lid.
  6. The road has some nasty twists.

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