Synonyms and Antonyms for becket-bend

1. becket bend (n.)

a hitch used for temporarily tying a rope to the middle of another rope (or to an eye)

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2. becket (n.)

(nautical) a short line with an eye at one end and a knot at the other; used to secure loose items on a ship

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4. bend (v.)

change direction

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5. bend (v.)

cause (a plastic object) to assume a crooked or angular form

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6. bend (v.)

bend one's back forward from the waist on down

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7. bend (n.)

curved segment (of a road or river or railroad track etc.)

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8. bend (v.)

turn from a straight course, fixed direction, or line of interest

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9. bend (n.)

movement that causes the formation of a curve

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10. bend (n.)

a circular segment of a curve

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