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  • 1 bend down — vb a. to invite or submit to buggery. A euphemism popular among all social classes in Britain in the 1960s and early 1970s. ► He d bend over on Blackfriars Bridge for ten bob. (Recorded, public schoolboy, London, 1970) b. to yield or submit to… …

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  • 2 bend down — verb To bend ones legs while upright to get to a lower position. I muttered somethin underneath my breath …

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  • 3 bend down — lean downward …

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  • 4 bend over, bend down — vb a. to invite or submit to buggery. A euphemism popular among all social classes in Britain in the 1960s and early 1970s. ► He d bend over on Blackfriars Bridge for ten bob. (Recorded, public schoolboy, London, 1970) b. to yield or submit to… …

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  • 5 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. ▪… …

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  • 6 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… …

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  • 7 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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  • 8 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 …

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  • 9 bend —   Pelu; pe u (Moloka i), ho opi o, ho oke e, ho okeke e.   Also: alu, hō alu, nīnole, a apu, kāluli, ha i, ho oholu, nape, nolu pē, upa i, ho opepe e, kīke e, uake e, kōke e, opi;    ♦ bend down, aui, auina;    ♦ bend over, lo u, ekepue, lōpi o,… …

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  • 10 Bend It Like Beckham — British release poster Directed by Gurinder Chadha Produced by …

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  • 11 Bend, Oregon —   City   Looking west from Pilot Butte …

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  • 12 Bend High School — Bend Senior High School is the oldest high school located in Bend, Oregon, United States. The school opened in 1904, but did not graduate its first class of seniors (three students) until 1909. The original building was located downtown on Bond… …

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  • 13 Bend Sinister (band) — Bend Sinister Background information Origin Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada Genres …

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  • 14 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… …

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  • 15 bend — bend1 [bend] vt. bent, bending [ME benden < OE bendan, to confine with a string (< Gmc * bandjan < * bindan > BIND); hence, to fetter, bend (a bow)] 1. Obs. to cause tension in (a bow, etc.), as by drawing with a string 2. to force… …

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  • 16 Down to My Last Teardrop — Single by Tanya Tucker from the album What Do I Do with Me Released 1991 Genre Country …

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  • 17 Down in Tennessee — Single by John Anderson from the album Tokyo, Oklahoma Released November 4, 1985 Genre Country …

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  • 18 Down on the Corner — Single by Creedence Clearwater Revival from the album Willy and the Poor Boys B side Fortunate Son Released November 2, 1969 …

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  • 19 down|warp — «DOWN WRP», verb, noun. Geology. –v.t., v.i. to fold or bend in a synclinal manner: »Successive downwarping and uplifting of the earth s crust…have built up many layers of sedimentary rock (Scientific American). –n. a downwarped condition or area …

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  • 20 bend — n. curve, kink; knot, mat v. make curved; lean down; tilt; surrender; invert, turn over …

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