time warptime warp
the condition or process of being displaced from one point in time to another, as in science fiction
A hypothetical discontinuity or distortion occurring in the flow of time that would move events from one time period to another or suspend the passage of time.
(plural time warps)
- (science fiction) a hypothetical discontinuity in the flow of time that would move events from one time period to another
- A line dance popularized by the movie The Rocky Horror Picture Show, in which the dancers take a jump to the left, a step to the right, put their hands on their hips, bend their knees, thrust their pelvises, spin in a circle, jump forward and back, and wiggle.