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Definition of Bends
BendBend Bend, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bended or Bent; p. pr. &
vb. n. Bending.] [AS. bendan to bend, fr. bend a band,
bond, fr. bindan to bind. See Bind, v. t., and cf. 3d & 4th
1. To strain or move out of a straight line; to crook by
straining; to make crooked; to curve; to make ready for
use by drawing into a curve; as, to bend a bow; to bend
2. To turn toward some certain point; to direct; to incline.
``Bend thine ear to supplication.' --Milton.
Towards Coventry bend we our course. --Shak.
Bending her eyes . . . upon her parent. --Sir W.
3. To apply closely or with interest; to direct.
To bend his mind to any public business. --Temple.
But when to mischief mortals bend their will.
4. To cause to yield; to render submissive; to subdue.
``Except she bend her humor.' --Shak.
5. (Naut.) To fasten, as one rope to another, or as a sail to
its yard or stay; or as a cable to the ring of an anchor.
To bend the brow, to knit the brow, as in deep thought or
in anger; to scowl; to frown. --Camden.
Syn: To lean; stoop; deflect; bow; yield. BendBend Bend, n. [AS. bend. See Band, and cf. the preceding
1. A band. [Obs.] --Spenser.
2. [OF. bende, bande, F. bande. See Band.] (Her.) One of
the honorable ordinaries, containing a third or a fifth
part of the field. It crosses the field diagonally from
the dexter chief to the sinister base.
Bend sinister (Her.), an honorable ordinary drawn from the
sinister chief to the dexter base.
Meaning of Bends from wikipedia
- The Bends
is the second studio album
by the English
rock band Radiohead, released
on 13 March
1995 by Parlophone
in the United Kingdom
, or the bends
to: "The bends
", the common
term used to refer
to decompression sickness
, a 1995 album
- Deceptive Bends
is the fifth studio album
by rock band 10cc, released
in 1977. The departure
of Kevin Godley
and Lol Creme
in 1976 to form Godley
- movement, before beginning
the next burpee. Knee push-up burpee The athlete bends their knees
them on the ground before performing
the push up....
- is a list of bends
. A bend is a knot used to join two lengths
of rope. The sheet
bend is the cl****ic bend. A study
of 8 different bends using
- Moment Bends
is the fourth studio album
by Australian indie
pop band Architecture
in Helsinki. It was released
on 8 April
2011 and in the...
(Chinese: 過界) is a 2013 Hong Kong drama
Lau. It was screened
in the Un Certain Regard section
at the 2013 Cannes
- angles. Common simple bends consist
from 2 to 90°, and U-bends
are 180° bends
. More complex
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Up (No Bends
) (Ignorants Remix) Straight
Up (No Bends
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