a person or thing that bends, as a pair of pliers or a powered machine.
Slang. a drinking spree.
Baseball Slang. curve (def 6a).
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(informal) a drinking bout
(Brit, taboo, slang) a male homosexual
(informal) a makeshift shelter constructed by placing tarpaulin or plastic sheeting over bent saplings or woven branches
A spree, esp a drinking spree; bat, binge: That three-day bender left Jim hurting all over/ a carrot-juice bender (1840s+)
A stolen car
pliable, lightweight board used for making concrete patios, in gardens, and as woven fencing: often 4 to 6 inches (10 to 15 cm) wide and 1/4 to 1/2 inch (0.6 to 1.2 cm) thick and made from California redwood.
a city in E central Moldavia, SE of Kishinev.
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tending to bend; flexible or resilient. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3 Various And Then the Town Took Off Richard Wilson A Complete Guide to Heraldry Arthur Charles Fox-Davies And Then the Town Took Off Richard Wilson Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3 Various And Then the Town Took […]