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twist1 baic; cammaghey; car; carral; cassey: Let us twist the rope - Lhig dooin cassey yn teidd. JJK idiom; clinkal; clinkey; faast; faastey; kessey; slew

twist2 (n.) (tobacco) tombaagey cast

twist3 (n.) (in road) kest

twist4 (running) clink

Inexact matches:

mental twist cleayney

twist bit (n.) meer chassee, beeal-veer

twist of tobacco (n.) feddan tombaacey

beeal-veer (f.) bit, twist bit

clinkey twist

faast filament; twist, wring

kessey curl, twist; twisting

kest (pl -yn) (in rope) cast; (in road) twist

meer chassee (f.) twist bit

slew swerve, twist

tombaagey cast (tobacco) twist

carral twine, twirl, twist, warp

clink (f.) curvature; (running) twist; jingle; trick

clinkal jingle, jingling; jink, twist

feddan tombaacey twist of tobacco

cammaghey crook, distort, inflect, pervert, twist

baic jerk, twist; (of pain) bawl, bellow: Hug eh baic ass. DF

rope1 (n.) coyrd; tead, tedd; teidd: Let us twist the rope - Lhig dooin cassey yn teidd. JJK idiom; thow; (v.) kiangley lesh teaddyn, teaddey

car pl. kyr See carr :1 1 knot, twirl, twist, vicissitude; 2 (prep.) during a: nee ny eeanlee tannaghtyn orroo car y touree Bible

cleayney attract, bank, circumvent, decoy, deviate, dispose, distort, divert, draw off, incline, induce, influence, inveigle, list, recede, seduce, stoop, veer: t'ad cleayney trooid sayntyn ny foalley Bible; (as garden) tend; distortion, diversion, penchant, mental twist, persuasion, perversion; allure; deviation

faastey compress, compression, squeeze, twist, wring, wringing: Yn ushtey y faastey ass eaddagh. DF

cassey change, curl, distort, flick, flounce, involvement, meander, meandering, screw, spin, squirm, swing, swirl, tangle, turn, twist, warp, whip-round, wind, wrench; whirl: tee kinjagh cassey mygeayrt as chyndaa reesht rere e combaaseyn Bible; wring: ver y saggyrt lesh eh gys yn altar, as nee eh cassey yn kione jeh Bible; pervert: gioot dolley sooillyn y vooinjer creeney, as cassey cooishyn y sleih cairagh Bible; twisting


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