Synonyms of twig


1. branchlet, twig, sprig, branch

usage: a small branch or division of a branch (especially a terminal division); usually applied to branches of the current or preceding year


1. twig, branch, ramify, fork, furcate, separate

usage: branch out in a twiglike manner; "The lightning bolt twigged in several directions"

2. catch on, get wise, get onto, tumble, latch on, cotton on, twig, get it, grok, get the picture, comprehend, savvy, dig, grasp, compass, apprehend

usage: understand, usually after some initial difficulty; "She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on"

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