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contort

con·tort

contort

 
pronunciation:
kn tort
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: contorted, contorting, contorts
definition: to twist into an unusual or unnatural shape.
Rage contorted his features.His face contorted with rage.
similar words:
distort, twist
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