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warp

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwarpwarp1 /wɔːp $ wɔːrp/ verb πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 [intransitive, transitive]BEND if something warps, or if heat or cold warps it, it becomes bent or twisted, and loses its original shape πŸ”Š The door must be warped. It won’t close properly.2 HARM/BE BAD FOR[transitive] to influence someone in a way that has a harmful effect on how they think or behave πŸ”Š You mustn’t allow your dislike of her to warp your judgment.β†’ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
warpβ€’ Pods can also warp, allowing the batteries to slip out of contact, and the contacts themselves are often quite small.β€’ Acrylic primed canvas boards are prone to warping even in normal atmospheres.β€’ The wooden fence had warped in the hot sun.β€’ The two molecules may warp or twist slightly under the influence of the connection.β€’ The thing it became was an experimental format where Reynolds played guitar, tweaking and warping the sound using effects.β€’ The hot sun had warped the wooden fence.β€’ To prevent the violin body from warping, there is a strong wooden brace along its whole length.β€’ It is Morrissey himself who is being warped, twisted and cheated by the media.β€’ Moreover, the cooling would be uneven, and the resultant shrinkage and warping would leave the structure fissured and cracked.β€’ Those violent video games must have warped your mind.
warpwarp2 noun πŸ”Š πŸ”Š 1 β†’ the warp2 [singular]BEND a part of something that has become bent or twisted from its original shape β†’ time warp
Examples from the Corpus
warpβ€’ It was a warp in time, a secret crease in space.β€’ Imperial merchantmen traversing the warp would flee at the sighting of one.β€’ On other wavelengths of perception than the visible, the warp was far from empty.β€’ The union movement in this country suffers from fossilized leadership trapped in a time warp.
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Verb table
warp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theywarp
he, she, itwarps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywarped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave warped
he, she, ithas warped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad warped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill warp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have warped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam warping
he, she, itis warping
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you, we, theyare warping
Past
I, he, she, itwas warping
you, we, theywere warping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been warping
he, she, ithas been warping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been warping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be warping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been warping
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