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Twister Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    twister n
  1. a localized and violently destructive windstorm occurring over land characterized by a funnel-shaped cloud extending toward the ground [syn: tornado]
  2. small friedcake formed into twisted strips and fried; richer than doughnuts [syn: cruller]
Twister Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Twister \Twist"er\, n.
  1. One who twists; specifically, the person whose occupation is to twist or join the threads of one warp to those of another, in weaving.
  2. The instrument used in twisting, or making twists. He, twirling his twister, makes a twist of the twine. --Wallis.
  3. (Carp.) A girder. --Craig.
  4. (Man.) The inner part of the thigh, the proper place to rest upon when on horseback. --Craig.
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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Twister'

  • Twister: Twister may refer to. Entertainment : Twister (game) Twister (1989 film), a comedy film starring Suzy Amis and Crispin Glover. Twister (1996 film) ...
  • Twister (1996 film): Twister is a 1996 American disaster film starring Helen Hunt and Bill Paxton as "storm chasers " researching tornado es. It was ...
  • Twister (game): Twister is a game of physical skill produced by Hasbro Games ._ TOC. Description: Image:Buzz Cheerleaders Twister 2006. playing Twister using ...
  • Twister roller coaster: A twister roller coaster is the generic name given to any roller coaster layout which tends to twist or interweave its track within itself ...
  • Twister (1989 film): Twister is a 1989 comedy film starring Suzy Amis , Crispin Glover , Harry Dean Stanton , and Dylan McDermott . Plot: Based on Mary Robison's ...
  • Twister (roller coaster): The Twister is a wooden roller coaster located at the Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg, Pennsylvania . "Mister Twister," a 1964 John ...
  • Twister (album): Twister is the third album by the Rock band Watershed . Tracklist ": "You Need Me" - 4:37 " "Nightshade" - 3:18 " "How Do You Feel" - 4:53 " ...
  • Twister (limber pine): Twister is the name given to an ancient Limber pine by Bryan Tikalsky , a graduate student from Brigham Young University and his graduate ...

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  • Twister McComas: Getting to know the Banks football team
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  • Twisting to barrel racing crown
    Riley Greene guides Twister around a barrel at the High River Guy Weadick Memorial Rodeo on Aug. 24. Greene, from Okotoks, won the barrel racing competition in a time of 18.3 seconds. Read more on this news related to 'Twister'
  • Twister seen over Manila Bay
      MANILA, Philippines---A netizen posted a photo showing a twister travelling over Manila Bay Saturday evening.   "A twister developing in Manila Bay few minutes ago," Joel Butuyan wrote in a caption of the photo posted in his Facebook account.  ... Keep on reading: Twister seen over Manila Bay Read more on this news related to 'Twister'

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