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bender Explained

bender at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['bendə]

bender at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] informal
1 a time when people drink a lot of alcohol or take a lot of drugs: --The whole team went on a bender and were arrested.//
2 BrE taboo a very offensive word for a man who is attracted to other men. Do not use this word.: homosexual//

bender at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

37 Moby Thesaurus words for "bender":
bacchanal, bacchanalia, bacchanalian, bat, binge, booze, bout,
brannigan, bum, bust, carousal, carouse, celebration, compotation,
debauch, drinking bout, drunk, drunken carousal, escapade, fling,
guzzle, jag, lark, orgy, ploy, potation, pub-crawl, randan, randy,
revel, soak, spree, symposium, tear, toot, wassail, wingding

Bender at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Bender \Bend"er\, n.
1. One who, or that which, bends.

2. An instrument used for bending.

3. A drunken spree. [Low, U. S.] --Bartlett.

4. A sixpence. [Slang, Eng.]

bender at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

bender
n 1: a tool for bending; "he used pliers as a bender"
2: revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party [syn: {carouse},
{carousal}, {toot}, {booze-up}]
3: a baseball thrown with spin so that its path curves as it
approach the batter [syn: {curve}, {curve ball}, {breaking
ball}]

bender at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » ɛndə(r)

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • One who, or that which, bends.
    1. A device to aid bending of pipes to a specific angle.
    2. Inter: slan » g A bout of heavy drinking.
    3. : Hes been out on a bender with his mates.''
    4. Inter: chiefly » UK|slang|derogatory A homosexual man.
    5. a simple shelter, made using flexible branches or withies
    6. Inter: obsolete » UK|slang A sixpence.

      Synonyms

      * Inter: sense » bout of heavy drinking binge, spree, toot

  • Inter: sense » shelter bender tent

    Derived terms

    * conduit bender
  • pipe bender

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » device to help bending
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|огъвач|m
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|buigtang

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|taivutin
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|трубогиб|m, Inter: t- » ru|трубогибочный станок|m


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » slang: bout of heavy drinking
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|гуляй|m, Inter: t+ » bg|пиянство|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|boemelpartij, Inter: t- » nl|doorzakfeestje
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|dokata|alt=dokaamassa (verb form)


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|popijawa|f
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|попойка|f|tr=popójka, Inter: t+ » ru|пьянка|f|tr=p'jánka

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » slang: homosexual man
    • Bulgarian: Inter: t- » bg|педераст|m
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|poot,Inter: t+ » nl|nicht
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|hintti
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|tarlouze|f, Inter: t+ » fr|pédale|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πούστης|m
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|frocio|m
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|skeiv|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-see » simple shelter|bender tent

    Anagrams

    * rebend
    Translation: et » bender
    Translation: es » bender
    Translation: ku » bender
    Translation: pl » bender
    Translation: ta » bender
    Translation: tr » bender
    Translation: vi » bender
    Translation: zh » bender