Bent

[structural] A bent in American English is a framework composed of several structural members that defines the cross-section of a timber frame building or supports a trestle. In British English this assembly is called a `cross frame`. The term bent is probably an archaic past tense of the verb to bind, referring to the way the timbers of a ...
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bent

[adj] - altered from an originally straight condition 2. [adj] - fixed in your purpose 3. [adj] - used especially of the head or upper back 4. [adj] - of metal e.g. 5. [n] - grass for pastures and lawns especially bowling and putting greens 6. [n] - a relatively permanent inclination to react in a particular way 7. [n]
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Bent

Bent imperfect & past participle of Bend .
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Bent

Bent adjective & past participle 1. Changed by pressure so as to be no longer straight; crooked; as, a bent pin; a bent lever. 2. Strongly inclined toward something, so as to be resolved, determined, set, etc.; -- said of the mind, character, disposition, desires, etc., ...
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Bent

Bent noun [ See Bend , noun & v. ] 1. The state of being curved, crooked, or inclined from a straight line; flexure; curvity; as, the bent of a bow. [ Obsolete] Wilkins. 2. A declivity or slope, as of a hill. [ R.] ...
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bent

1. Changed by pressure so as to be no longer straight; crooked; as, a bent pin; a bent lever. ... 2. 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. ... 3. <botany> A reedlike g...
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bent

bent on(p) adjective fixed in your purpose; `bent on going to the theater`; `dead set against intervening`; `out to win every event`
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Bent

• (v.) A transverse frame of a framed structure. • of Bend • (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. • (a. & p. p.) Changed by pressure......
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Bent

Structural member or framework used for strengthening a bridge or trestle transversely.
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Bent

Bent is slang for dishonest; corrupt.
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Bent

The plane of beam or joist girder members which support loads and the columns which support these members.
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bent

Any of a group of grasses. Creeping bent grass (Agrostis stolonifera), also known as fiorin, is common in northern North America, Europe, and Asia, including lowland Britain. It spreads by runners and has large attractive clusters (panicles) of yellow or purple flowers on thin stalks, like oats. It is often used on lawns and golf...
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Bent

Identified system inoperative.
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Bent

[magazine] Bent is a free magazine that targets gay men and is distributed to 400 gay bars, clubs and saunas right across the United Kingdom. Published monthly by All Points North UK in Leeds, it largely focuses on entertainment – celebrities, film, DVD and music as well as television, comedy and scene news. Bent`s editor is Gordon Hopps;...
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bent

fixed in your purpose
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Bent

(British) A notch in a hammer or firing-pin housing. The sear rests in this notch when the firearm is cocked. When the trigger is pulled, the sear moves out of the bent, allowing the firing-pin to fall under the tension of the mainspring and fire the gun.
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Bent

Bent is a Danish name for boys. The meaning is `blessed` The name is very rarely given inthe United States. The name Bent is most commonly given to Flemish boys. What do they use in other countries? Bennett (English) Benedikte Bennet (English) Benet The name sounds like: Bennt, Benet Similar names are: Bert, Ben, Benn, Bengt, Bernt, Brent, Kent
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bent

fixed in your purpose
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