(regular plural) momentssostantivo (Mechanical engineering: Mechanics and dynamics) A moment is the ability of a force to turn, twist, or bend. It is equal to the force multiplied by the distance from the center of twisting, turning, or bending.Using a long handled wrench allows a greater moment to be applied to the nut.Torque is the moment of force which tends to twist a structure.A moment is the ability of a force to turn, twist, or bend. It is equal to…