- noun the action or force of twisting, especially of one end of a body while the other is fixed
Cars & Driving
- The twisting of a structural member by two equal and opposite torques.
- A twisting stress or deformation in an object produced by a torque, while a part of said object is held still. Also, the effect of such twisting. Also, the act of so twisting.
- noun the twisting of something, or a twisted state
- noun the stress placed on an object which has been twisted