warp englannista suomeksi
kieroutuma, vääntymä, vääristymä
The state, quality, or condition of being twisted, physically or mentally:
1920, ''The British Journal of Photography'', volume 67, page 246:
- All frames found to suffer from warp should be broken up straight away before the printer is tempted during a rush to make use of them.
2001, Roland Johnson, ''Automotive Woodworking : Restoration, Repair and Replacement'' (ISBN):
- Rough lumber is rarely perfectly straight, and may suffer from warp,
1992, ''Innovation'', volumes 11-12, page 32:
- The part is not fragile, does not need benching to remove "stair-stepping" on curved surfaces and does not need post curing. It does not suffer from warp, sag or curl.
1992, ''Progrès scientifique au service du bois'' (International Union of Forestry Research Organizations. Division 5. Conference), page 503:
- (..) and Senft found that the fibril angle in both the ''Pinus'' and ''Populus'' was high in juvenile wood, indicating that both are likely to exhibit warp in drying.
The state, quality, or condition of being deviant from what is right or proper morally or mentally.
1933, ''Journal of the National Proctologic Association'', volume 6, issue 5, page 126:
- He believed that we were suffering from warp or bias, that a blind spot contorted our mental vision.
1966, ''Man and International Relations: Conflict'', page 306:
- (..) and may discover that the potency of this politician-father had so altered the freedom with which corrective authority could be imposed on his son that to an extraordinary extent the person as an adult continues to suffer from warp acquired at home as a child.
1998, Gary May, ''Hard Oiler!: The Story of Canadians' Quest for Oil at Home'', page 86:
- Wills, too, was struck down by a pole but was saved because a warp in the wood bent upwards, creating a pocket for his body.
2014, ''July Crisis: The World's Descent into War, Summer 1914'', page 396:
- In yet another ironic twist in a story richly endowed with such warps, the Tsar's telegram crossed one despatched in the other direction.
A mental or moral distortion, deviation, or aberration.
1905, ''Therapeutic Gazette'', page 752:
- It is interesting to note that it has been suggested by Lugaro to partially extirpate the thyroid in cases of moral insanity; an excessive secretion of thyroid being regarded as the cause of excessive amativeness, thieving, and other mental warps (..)
The foundation, the basis, the undergirding.
1993, ''The Sociological Tradition'' (ISBN), page 251:
- The sense of sin (enforced by piacular rites) is as important to social integration as the committing of crimes (in due proportion) which alone can cause the mobilization of moral values that is the warp of society and of human conscience.
2013, ''The WPA Guide to North Carolina: The Tar Heel State'', page 388:
- This stretch is typical of the Piedmont section, where the warp of the economic structure is agriculture and the woof industry.
1743, (w), ''The Pleasant, and Surprizing Adventures of Mr. Robert Drury, during his Fifteen Years Captivity on the Island of Madagascar'', London, pp. 11-12,https://archive.org/details/pleasantandsurp00drurgoog
- We finish’d the Raft that Night, and in the Morning sent Mr. ''Prat'', our Chief Mate, and four Men in the Boat with a long Rope for a Warp, to fasten on the Land.
1966, Peter Tangvald, ''Sea Gypsy'', page 24:
- (..) trailed one of my sea anchors or at least some warps in order to ease the ship (..)
2003, Lynne B. Sagalyn, ''Times Square Roulette: Remaking the City Icon'', page 67:
- If Times Square nevertheless remained a metaphor for the city's changing dynamics, it was stuck in a warp of immobility, unable to push itself forward as it had in the early part of the twentieth century.
2012, Sîan Ede, ''Art and Science'', page 68:
- Evolutionary psychology often seems to be stuck in a warp on the grassy African plains, even though we know that early humans didn't stay on the Savannah but moved from around 2 million years ago out of Africa into quite different terrains.
2012, Richard Grossinger, ''Dark Pool of Light, Volume Three'', page 105:
- To succeed routinely at mind-reading or telekinesis or love charms would result in no learning, no amusement, no spiritual growth (for a companion parable, check out Bill Murray's Groundhog Day). We would be stuck in a warp (..)
1902, C. K. Eddowes, speaking before the Royal Commission on Salmon Fisheries, as recorded in the ''Parliamentary Papers, House of Commons'', volume 13, page 99:
- The silt is brought down and the strong tide of the Humber brings it up in very large quantities, so that the river the whole way through nearly is exceedingly thick. Added to that I may say that we suffer from warp to a tremendous extent.
''a warp of fish''
To twist or become twisted, physically or mentally:
(RQ:Coleridge Ancient Marine)
- The planks looked warped.
- Walter warped his mouth at this / To something so mock solemn, that I laughed.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)Resist not evil. It is an insane immolation of self—as bad intrinsically as fakirs stabbing themselves or anchorites warping their spines in caves scarcely large enough for a fair-sized dog.
(RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)
(quote-book)|title=Mechanick Exercises|text=They clamp one piece of wood to the end of another, to keep it from casting, or warping.
- This first avowed, nor folly warped my mind.
(quote-book)|title=The Reader|text=I have no private considerations to warp me in this controversy.
(quote-book)|title=Sir Thomas More; or, Colloquies on the Progress and Prospects of Society|text=We are divested of all those passions which cloud the intellects, and warp the understandings, of men.
(quote-web)|url=http://www.avclub.com/articles/mr-plow,75560/|title=TV: Revie THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “Mr. Plow” (season 4, episode 9; originally aired 11/19/1992)|work=(w)|passage=It gives a pair of drunken bums direction, purpose and thriving small businesses but it destroys their friendship and warps their morals in the process.
(quote-book)|title=The Whole Book of Psalms|text=whiles lie doth he mischief warp
(quote-book)'s Moralia|page=409|text=She acquainted the Greeks underhand with this treason, which was a warping against them.
(RQ:Stevenson Treasure Island)
(quote-book)|title=The Way of a Ship: A Square-Rigger Voyage in the Last Days|text=At slack tide, the crew warped the ship into the lock that lowered the vessel down to river height,
To move or be moved by this method.
(quote-book)|title=A Voyage Towards the South Pole and Round the World|text=Having all our boats out with anchors and warps in them, which were presently run out, the ship warped into safety, where we dropt anchor for the night.
(quote-book)|title=The Life of Captain James Cook|page=148|text=A good anchorage was found at Tanna, and the ship warped close in.
To fly with a bending or waving motion, like a flock of birds or insects.
(RQ:Milton Paradise Lost)
To forth (young) prematurely.
To fertilize (low-lying land) by letting the tide, a river, or other water in upon it to deposit silt and alluvial matter.
rope for hauling ships