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Verb: warp  worp
  1. Bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat
    "The highway warped during the heat wave";
    - heave, buckle
  2. Make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
    "They planned to warp the message";
    - falsify, distort, garble
Noun: warp  worp
  1. A twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting
    - deflection
  2. A shape distorted by twisting or folding
    - buckle
  3. A moral or mental distortion
    - warping
  4. Yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

Derived forms: warps, warping, warped

Type of: aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, belie, change surface, deformation, deviance, deviancy, distorted shape, distortion, misrepresent, thread, yarn

Part of: cloth, fabric, material, textile, weave

Encyclopedia: Warp