Definition of warp

Definition of warp
  1. warp Noun The state of being bent or twisted out of shape.
  2. warp Noun A distortion or twist, such as in a piece of wood.
  3. warp Noun The threads that run lengthwise in a woven fabric; crossed by the woof or weft.
  4. warp Noun A line or cable used in warping a ship.
  5. warp Noun A theoretical construct that permits travel across a medium without passing through it normally, such as a teleporter or time warp.
  6. warp Verb To twist or turn something out of shape
  7. warp Verb To deflect something from a true or proper course
  8. warp Verb To affect something wrongly, unfairly or unfavourably; to bias
  9. warp Verb To arrange strands of thread etc so that they run lengthwise in weaving
  10. warp Verb To move a vessel by hauling on a line or cable that is fastened to an anchor or pier; especially to move a sailing ship through a restricted place such as a harbour
  11. warp Verb To become twisted out of shape
  12. warp Verb To go astray or be deflected from a correct course
  13. warp Verb (for a ship) to be moved by warping
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