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Bent (IPA: /ˈbɛnt/)


Bent ()

of Bend

Bent ()

imp. & p. p. of Bend.

Bent (a. & p. p.)

Changed by pressure so as to be no longer straight; crooked; as, a bent pin; a bent lever.

Bent (a. & p. p.)

Strongly inclined toward something, so as to be resolved, determined, set, etc.; -- said of the mind, character, disposition, desires, etc., and used with on; as, to be bent on going to college; he is bent on mischief.

Bent (v.)

The state of being curved, crooked, or inclined from a straight line; flexure; curvity; as, the bent of a bow.

Bent (v.)

A declivity or slope, as of a hill.

Bent (v.)

A leaning or bias; proclivity; tendency of mind; inclination; disposition; purpose; aim.

Bent (v.)

Particular direction or tendency; flexion; course.

Bent (v.)

A transverse frame of a framed structure.

Bent (v.)

Tension; force of acting; energy; impetus.

Bent (n.)

A reedlike grass; a stalk of stiff, coarse grass.

Bent (n.)

A grass of the genus Agrostis, esp. Agrostis vulgaris, or redtop. The name is also used of many other grasses, esp. in America.

Bent (n.)

Any neglected field or broken ground; a common; a moor.

Bent ()

Same as Bent, a kind of grass.

Bent

Two-dimensional transverse rigid frame (or similar structures such three-hinged arches)

Bent

TV series

Bent

1997 film by Sean Mathias

Bent

English electronica group

Bent

Male given name

Bent Synonyms

Unerect, Bended

Bent Synonyms

Out To, Resolute, Dead Set, Bent On, Intent On

Bent Synonyms

Bowed, Inclined, Unerect

Bent Synonyms

Crooked

Bent Synonyms

Damaged, Dented, Crumpled

Bent Synonyms

Bent-grass, Bent Grass

Bent Synonyms

Knack, Hang

Bent Synonyms

Set

Bent (Last Name / Surname)

Bent is the #7,001 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 4,785 people had that surname.

Translations

Bent in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" "Every intellectual effort is bent towards committing the most diversified violations upon the human being ."" - Octave Mirbeau

Example Sentence (Quote)

" I'm bent on proving that you can make living as musician and not die young and crazy like Mozart." - John Cale

Example Sentence (Quote)

"It looks like a flip-flop with a bent nail in it." - Digimon

Example Sentence (Quote)

" It's no use crying over spilt milk, because all of the forces of the universe were bent on spilling it." - W. Somerset Maugham

Example Sentence (Quote)

"Je bent geen ondernemer geworden om fulltime formulieren in te vullen." - Rita Verdonk


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