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  Definition of bent
  1. a special way of doing something; "he had a bent for it"; "he had a special knack for getting into trouble"; "he couldn''t get the hang of it"
  2. a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way; "the set of his mind was obvious"
  3. grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens
  4. of metal e.g.; "bent nails"; "a car with a crumpled front end"; "dented fenders"
  5. used especially of the head or upper back; "a bent head and sloping shoulders"
  6. used of the back and knees; stooped; "on bended knee"; "with bent (or bended) back"
  7. fixed in your purpose; "bent on going to the theater"; "dead set against intervening"; "out to win every event"
  8. altered from an originally straight condition; "a bent wire"
Similar Words: knack, hang, set, bent grass, bent-grass, crumpled, dented, bowed, inclined, bended, bent on(p), dead set(p), intent on(p), out to(p)

 

Hyponyms: velvet bent, velvet bent grass, brown bent, Rhode Island bent, dog bent, Agrostis canina, cloud grass, Agrostis nebulosa, creeping bent, creeping bentgrass, Agrostis palustris

 

Member Meronyms: Agrostis, genus Agrostis

 

Derivational Morphology: specify, set, determine, fix, limit

 

 
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