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twisty

[twis-tee] /ˈtwɪs ti/
adjective, twistier, twistiest.
1.
(especially of a road) twisting or winding:
a twisty little path through the woods.
Origin of twisty
1855-1860
1855-60; twist + -y1
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adj.

"attractively feminine," 1970s slang, is from twist "girl" (1928), apparently from rhyming slang twist and twirl (1924).

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twister

noun
  1. A tornado (1897+)
  2. A key (1930s+ Jive talk)
  3. A spree; bender: their periods of sobriety between twisters (1940s+)
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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