Twig

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Twig Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • small branch or division of a branch; usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year
  • branch out in a twiglike manner; "The lightning bolt twigged in several directions"
  • understand, usually after some initial difficulty; "She didn''t know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division); usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Twig'


  • Twig: A twig is a small thin terminal branch of a woody plant . The buds on the twig are an important diagnostic characteristic, as are the ...
  • Twig the Fairy: Twig Oaklyn Flewinia Thistlebottom, better known as Twig the Fairy, is a fairy character at Renaissance fair s around the United States . ...
  • Twig (template engine): Twig is a template engine for the PHP programming language . framework comes with a bundled support for Twig as its default template engine ...
  • Twig, Minnesota: Twig is an unincorporated community in Grand Lake Township , Saint Louis County , Minnesota , United States . The community is located 15 ...
  • Twig (novel): Twig (ISBN 1-930900-05-8) is a 1942 book by Elizabeth Orton Jones . It features Twig, a little girl who turns a tomato can into a house ...
  • FKA twigs: Tahliah Debrett Barnett (born 16 January 1988), better known by her stage name FKA twigs, is an English singer-songwriter, producer and ...

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'Twig' example sentence in quotations


* As the twig is bent the tree inclines. - Virgil

* I do not want to dieuntil I have faithfully made the most of my talent and cultivated the see that was placed in me until the last small twig has grown. - Kathe Kollwitz


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Twig Sample Sentences in News


  • 'River of creativity' flows with furniture making
    When Sue Kolb of Ortonville spends time up north, she sometimes takes a break from fun activities to hunt for twigs in ditches. She uses the branches to construct the twig furniture she makes and sells under the name Red Pine Pottery & Twigs. Read more on this news related to 'Twig'
  • Dog who was attacked by a bear – twice – up for award
    What do you get when you combine a cat who swallowed a Nerf dart, a dog who lodged a twig in her nose and 10 other pooches with outrageous tales of survival? The VPI Hambone Awards. Read more on this news related to 'Twig'
  • Mom’s Mart supports Children’s Hospital
    TWIG 45 will present their Fall Mom’s Mart sale at Butler High School from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. Read more on this news related to 'Twig'

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