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Meaning of "bendy straw" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BENDY STRAW

bendy straw  [ˈbendɪ strɔː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BENDY STRAW

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bendy straw is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BENDY STRAW MEAN IN ENGLISH?

bendy straw

Drinking straw

A drinking straw is a short tube intended for transferring a beverage from its container to the mouth of the drinker. A thin tube of plastic or other material, straight or with an angle-adjustable bellows segment, it is employed by being held with one end in the mouth and another end in the drink. Muscular action reduces air pressure in the mouth and above the liquid in the straw, whereupon atmospheric pressure forces the beverage up the straw.

Definition of bendy straw in the English dictionary

The definition of bendy straw in the dictionary is drinking straw which is bent towards the top end.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BENDY STRAW


bedstraw
ˈbɛdˌstrɔː
braw
brɔː
craw
krɔː
crore
krɔː
draw
drɔː
frore
frɔː
furor
ˈfjʊərɔː
jackstraw
ˈdʒækstrɔː
korero
ˈkɒrərɔː
maror
mɑːˈrɔː
overdraw
ˌəʊvəˈdrɔː
prore
prɔː
raw
rɔː
redraw
riːˈdrɔː
roar
rɔː
straw
strɔː
top-drawer
ˌtɒpˈdrɔː
uproar
ˈʌpˌrɔː
windlestraw
ˈwɪndəlˌstrɔː
withdraw
wɪðˈdrɔː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BENDY STRAW

bend someone´s ear
bend the knee
bend the rules
Benda
bendable
benday
bended
bendee
bender
bendier
bendiest
Bendigo
bending moment
bendingly
bendlet
bends
bendwise
bendy
bendy bus
bene

WORDS THAT END LIKE BENDY STRAW

a drowning man will clutch at a straw
cheese straw
draw the short straw
drinking straw
half-raw
in the raw
lady´s bedstraw
last straw
man of straw
no-score draw
outdraw
prize draw
score draw
scraw
short straw
stick in one´s craw
the last straw
the raw
thraw
updraw

Synonyms and antonyms of bendy straw in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «bendy straw» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BENDY STRAW

Find out the translation of bendy straw to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bendy straw from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bendy straw» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

易弯曲吸管
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

paja bendy
570 millions of speakers

English

bendy straw
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

bendy पुआल
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القش تبقت
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Бенди соломы
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

palha bendy
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বেন্ডি স্ট্রো
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

paille sinueuse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bendy bendy
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kurvenreich Stroh
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

曲げやすいわら
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

유연한 빨대
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Damen bendy
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

rơm quanh co
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வளைந்த வைக்கோல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बेंडी पेंढा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bükülmüş saman
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

paglia bendy
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bendy słomy
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

бенді соломи
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pai bine curbate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

bendy άχυρο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bendy strooi
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

böjbar halm
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bendy halm
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bendy straw

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BENDY STRAW»

The term «bendy straw» is normally little used and occupies the 142.065 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BENDY STRAW» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bendy straw

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BENDY STRAW»

Discover the use of bendy straw in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bendy straw and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Bendy Straw
This zine has articles about sea monkeys, how to make mix tapes (with a track list), and bendy straw trivia.
Sarah McDonald, 2002
2
Cambridge Hospitality - Recipes for Kitchen Skills
Add bendy straw and serve immediately. straight from the freezer and not be softened. Be careful when adding ice-cream that the beverage does not foam over the 4 Prepare the raspberry spider by placing half the raspberry soft drink into the ...
Kelly Evans, 2011
3
Small Packages
“I want a bendy straw,” she said in a very tiny voice. Anna found herself ready to run out and buy her a box. She glanced over and saw Katie watching Evie with a rapt expression. “Welcome to McDonald's, may I take your order?” a teenaged ...
Gillian James
4
Inflight Science: A Guide to the World from Your Airplane Window
You'll need two glasses and a bendy straw. Fill one glass nearly to the top with water. Now suck up water intothe strawuntil thestraw is full of liquid. While keeping the suction going (this can bea bit fiddly), put your finger over the top of the ...
Brian Clegg, 2011
5
Sustainable Compromises: A Yurt, a Straw Bale House, and ...
Atlantic, November 22, 2011. http://www.theatlantic .com/business/archive/2011/ 11/the-amazing-history-and-the-strange -invention-of-the-bendy-straw/248923/. Thoreau, Henry David. Walden; or, Life in the Woods. Mineola NY: Dover, 1995.
Alan Boye, 2014
6
Make and Takes for Kids: 50 Crafts Throughout the Year
SUPPLIES. 16 oz. clear drinking glass 2 cups vanilla ice cream 1⁄2 cup milk Blender 3 chocolate cookies 1 orange-colored bendy straw 8" piece of red ribbon , any width. STEPS. 1. In a blender, mix up 2 cups of vanilla ice cream with 1⁄2 cup of ...
Marie LeBaron, 2011
7
Before Cain Strikes (An Esme Stuart Novel - Book 2)
... red bendy straw that went around and around and around likean upsidedown roller coaster. Rafethought aboutSophie andhad toclose his eyes for a moment. Feeling alittle better,he letthe straw drop fromhislips and watched itbounce abitin  ...
Joshua Corin, 2014
8
Radiant Cool: A Novel Theory of Consciousness
At lunch several months earlier I had ordered a grilled cheese and tomato sandwich and a large chocolate milk in a plastic cup with a spill top and bendy straw. Max, who was treating, fixed me with his chess master endgame stare, did the ...
Dan Edward Lloyd, 2004
9
Primary Science for the Caribbean: A Process Approach
2 Hold a bendy straw under a tap. Let water flow through it. straw water 3 Put one finger over one end of the straw and another finger over the other end so that it is full of water. Ask someone to turn off the tap. straw filled with water Put the ...
Raphael Douglass, Trevor Garcia, 1997
10
Everything Moon: A Teacher Guide and Activities for Teaching ...
A piece of thin cardboard a little larger than your cut out protractor photocopy A larger diameter straw (not a bendy straw) A piece of string about  cm long ( about  inches) Tape A 1⁄2 inch washer or other weighty object, such as a fishing  ...
Rosemary A. Millham, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BENDY STRAW»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bendy straw is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Summer boredom cures for your kids
“You dip your bendy straw into the paint. We're doing red, white and blue to make them look like fireworks.” If you have a younger child, this ... «KAIT, Jun 15»
2
Does it Work Wednesday: Mighty Mug Ice
It comes with it's own bendy straw and can be used for hot or cold beverages. Double wall plastic keeps your hands dry, and Mighty Mug Ice is ... «KVUE, Jun 15»
3
'90s Food and Drinks That Are Due For A Comeback
... Slimer on the box was the ultimate drink for '90s kids. Who didn't feel like they were busting ghosts when sipping through that bendy straw? «K-Earth 101 FM, Jun 15»
4
Healthy Recipe: A perfect drink for a gloomy day
Serve in clear glasses, and drink with a bendy straw! This is a very nice smoothie. To make it more refreshing though, you can use a frozen ... «Pulse Nigeria, May 15»
5
Mariah Carey Bans Women From Participating in Vegas Show …
“She only drinks herbal tea with a bendy straw.” There's our fun and whimsical Mimi! Source: Life & Style Weekly. 05.8.2015 / 04:49 PM EDT by Samantha Lear «Wetpaint, May 15»
6
TTownNeverDown: Alabamians remember the storm that changed …
... side like a bendy straw. What was most astonishing to me about 4/27/2011 wasn't the devastation, the heartache, the feeling of helplessness. «AL.com, Apr 15»
7
Rising Scots actor Chloe Pirrie on BBC spy drama The Game
Pirrie plays Wendy Straw - "we called her Bendy Straw on set," she laughs - who begins the series as wide-eyed, out-of-her-depth secretary, ... «Herald Scotland, Apr 15»
8
Design Expo 2015 Success: Winners, Senior Design and Enterprise …
The plastic model in Kathleen Ikeda's hand looks like a chubby bendy straw that had an unfortunate adventure in the oven. But it's actually a ... «Michigan Tech News, Apr 15»
9
Punchline Episode #01 Anime Review
... beat up the terrorists with a bendy straw. Before she's able to save the day, she herself is ambushed by the leader of the mysterious hijackers, ... «The Fandom Post, Apr 15»
10
Review of 'Punch Line' EP 1 - Panty Panic
I found it funny and awesome that Strange Juice fights with an indestructible bendy straw. It is the same time of bendy straw used to drink ... «The News Hub, Apr 15»

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