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verb     warp pronunciation in British English
/wɔː(r)p/
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present tense
I/you/we/theywarp
he/she/itwarps
present participlewarping
past tensewarped
past participlewarped
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to become bent or curved, usually because of damage by heat or water, or to make something do this
  2. 2
    [transitive] to affect someone in a way that makes them have strange opinions or thoughts

    It’s funny how having all that money can warp your judgment.

  3. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    3
    to moor or tow a vessel with a rope called a warp

    The boat was warped out of the quay.

    Submitted by Bob Assur from United Kingdom on 05/12/2015
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