Found 3 items, similar to bend.
English → Indonesian
belengkikan, belokan, bentuk, geduyut, kelok, lengkungan, membengkok, membengkokkan, membentur, membungkuk-bungkuk, membungkukkan, mencondongkan
English → English
n 1: a circular segment of a curve; “a bend in the road”
crook in the path”
2: movement that causes the formation of a curve [syn: bending
3: curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)
4: an angular or rounded shape made by folding; “a fold in the
; “a crease in his trousers”
; “a plication on her
; “a flexure of the colon”
; “a bend of his elbow”
5: a town in central Oregon at the eastern foot of the Cascade
6: diagonal line traversing a shield from the upper right
corner to the lower left [syn: bend dexter
v 1: form a curve; “The stick does not bend”
2: change direction; “The road bends”
3: cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular
form; “bend the rod”
; “twist the dough into a braid”
strong man could turn an iron bar”
] [ant: unbend
4: bend one's back forward from the waist on down; “he crouched
; “She bowed before the Queen”
; “The young man
stooped to pick up the girl's purse”
5: turn from a straight course , fixed direction, or line of
interest [syn: deflect
, turn away
6: bend a joint; “flex your wrists”
; “bend your knees”
English → English
, n.; pl. Ordinaries
(a) (Roman Law) An officer who has original jurisdiction
in his own right, and not by deputation.
(b) (Eng. Law) One who has immediate jurisdiction in
matters ecclesiastical; an ecclesiastical judge; also,
a deputy of the bishop, or a clergyman appointed to
perform divine service for condemned criminals and
assist in preparing them for death.
(c) (Am. Law) A judicial officer, having generally the
powers of a judge of probate or a surrogate.
2. The mass; the common run. [Obs.]
I see no more in you than in the ordinary
Of nature's salework. --Shak.
3. That which is so common, or continued, as to be considered
a settled establishment or institution. [R.]
Spain had no other wars save those which were grown
into an ordinary. --Bacon.
4. Anything which is in ordinary or common use.
Water buckets, wagons, cart wheels, plow socks, and
other ordinaries. --Sir W.
5. A dining room or eating house where a meal is prepared for
all comers, at a fixed price for the meal, in distinction
from one where each dish is separately charged; a table
d'h[^o]te; hence, also, the meal furnished at such a
dining room. --Shak.
All the odd words they have picked up in a
coffeehouse, or a gaming ordinary, are produced as
flowers of style. --Swift.
He exacted a tribute for licenses to hawkers and
peddlers and to ordinaries. --Bancroft.
6. (Her.) A charge or bearing of simple form, one of nine or
ten which are in constant use. The bend
, and saltire
uniformly admitted as ordinaries. Some authorities include
bar, bend sinister, pile, and others. See Subordinary
(a) In actual and constant service; statedly attending and
serving; as, a physician or chaplain in ordinary. An
ambassador in ordinary is one constantly resident at a
(b) (Naut.) Out of commission and laid up; -- said of a
Ordinary of the Mass
(R. C. Ch.), the part of the Mass
which is the same every day; -- called also the canon of the Mass