Definition of retwist in US English:

retwist

verb

  • 1with object To twist (something) again.

  • 2no object To twist or twist round again.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Izaak Walton (1593–1683), author and biographer. From re- + twist.

Pronunciation

retwist

/ˌriːˈtwɪst/