sharp bend

  • 1 sharp bend — sharp turn, abrupt curve, dangerous curve …

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  • 2 bend*/*/ — [bend] (past tense and past participle bent [bent] ) verb [I/T] I 1) to lean forwards and downwards Helen bent down to pick up her pen.[/ex] Bend over and touch your toes.[/ex] 2) to curve or fold something, or to be curved or folded Use thin… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 3 sharp turn — sharp bend, abrupt turn …

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  • 4 bend — I UK [bend] / US verb Word forms bend : present tense I/you/we/they bend he/she/it bends present participle bending past tense bent UK [bent] / US past participle bent *** 1) a) [intransitive/transitive] to lean forwards and downwards, or to move …

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  • 5 sharp — sharp1 W2S3 [ʃa:p US ʃa:rp] adj comparative sharper superlative sharpest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(able to cut easily)¦ 2¦(turn)¦ 3¦(increase/change)¦ 4¦(difference)¦ 5¦(pain/feelings)¦ 6¦(disapproving)¦ 7¦(intelligent)¦ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 sharp — sharp1 [ ʃarp ] adjective *** ▸ 1 pointed ▸ 2 sudden & big/strong etc. ▸ 3 quick to notice/react ▸ 4 clear and with detail ▸ 5 showing someone is annoyed ▸ 6 clearly different ▸ 7 fashionable ▸ 8 with bitter flavor ▸ 9 wind/frost: very cold ▸ 10… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 sharp — [[t]ʃɑ͟ː(r)p[/t]] ♦♦ sharps, sharper, sharpest 1) ADJ GRADED A sharp point or edge is very thin and can cut through things very easily. A sharp knife, tool, or other object has a point or edge of this kind. The other end of the twig is sharpened… …

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  • 8 sharp — 1 adjective 1 ABLE TO CUT having a very thin edge or point that can cut things easily: Peel the apples using a sharp knife. | The metal was jagged with lots of sharp edges. | razor sharp (=very sharp) opposite blunt 1 (1) 2 SOUNDS loud, short,… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 9 sharp — I UK [ʃɑː(r)p] / US [ʃɑrp] adjective Word forms sharp : adjective sharp comparative sharper superlative sharpest *** 1) a sharp object has an edge that can cut or an end that is pointed Cut the melon in half using a sharp knife. The cage should… …

    English dictionary

  • 10 bend — [[t]be̱nd[/t]] ♦♦♦ bends, bending, bent 1) VERB When you bend, you move the top part of your body downwards and forwards. Plants and trees also bend. [V adv/prep] I bent over and kissed her cheek... [V adv/prep] Turn the pot if the plants show… …

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  • 11 bend — bend1 W3S3 [bend] v past tense and past participle bent [bent] [: Old English; Origin: bendan] 1.) [I and T] to move part of your body so that it is not straight or so that you are not upright ▪ Lee bent and kissed her. ▪ She bent her head. ▪… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 bend — 1 bend, verb past tense and past participle bent bent 1 MOVE YOUR BODY (intransitive always + adv/prep) to move the top half of your body forwards or downwards (+ towards/across etc): He bent towards me and whispered in my ear. | bend over (=bend …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 sharp*/*/*/ — [ʃɑːp] adj I 1) a sharp object has an edge that can cut or an end that is pointed a sharp knife[/ex] sharp teeth/claws[/ex] a sharp pencil[/ex] These scissors aren t very sharp.[/ex] 2) sudden and very big or severe a sharp rise in sales of… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 14 sharp — adjective 1》 having an edge or point able to cut or pierce something.     ↘tapering to a point or edge.     ↘(of sand or gravel) composed of angular grains. 2》 producing a sudden, piercing sensation or effect. 3》 (of a food, taste, or smell)… …

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  • 15 bend — bend1 [ bend ] (past tense and past participle bent [ bent ] ) verb *** 1. ) intransitive or transitive to lean forward and downward or move the top part of your body forward and downward: He bent and kissed her quickly. bend forward: She bent… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 bend — I n. 1) to make a bend (the river makes a bend) 2) a horseshoe; sharp; slight bend 3) a knee bend 4) (misc.) (colloq.) (BE) round the bend ( mentally unsound ) II v. 1) (D; intr., tr.) to bend to (the road bends to the right; she cannot bend them …

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  • 17 bend — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ gentle, slight, wide ▪ hairpin (BrE), sharp, tight ▪ Some of the hairpin bends had Ruth clinging to her seat …

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  • 18 sharp — adj. 1 having a fine edge or point VERBS ▪ be, feel, look, seem ▪ stay ▪ keep sth ADVERB ▪ …

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  • 19 North Bend State Park — Coordinates: 39°13′15″N 81°06′35″W / 39.22083°N 81.10972°W / 39.22083; 81.10972 …

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  • 20 Tailem Bend, South Australia — Infobox Australian Place | type = town name = Tailem Bend state = sa caption = lga = postcode = est = 1887 pop = 1,457 elevation= maxtemp = mintemp = rainfall = stategov = fedgov = dist1 = 100 location1= AdelaideTailem Bend is a town on the… …

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