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Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
1. to screw; to twistUsually written using kana alone
  • その
  • とって取っ手
  • みぎ
  • ねじる
  • はこ
  • 開きます
  • Twist that knob to the right and the box will open.
Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
2. to distort; to parody; to make a punesp. もじる
Godan verb with ru ending, Transitive verb
3. to torture; to wrest
Other forms
捻る 【ねじる】拗る 【ねじる】捩じる 【ねじる】捻じる 【ねじる】拗じる 【ねじる】捩る 【よじる】捩る 【もじる】
Notes
捩じる: Irregular okurigana usage. 捻じる: Irregular okurigana usage. 拗じる: Irregular okurigana usage.

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