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Synonyms for contortkənˈtɔrt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contort, deform, distort, wring(verb)

    twist and press out of shape

    turn, warp, extort, strain, wring, bend, rack, wrench, color, twist, colour, falsify, squeeze, distort, garble, deform, twine, tinge, contort, flex, change shape, change form, gouge


  1. contort(verb)

    detort, twist, deform

  2. contort(verb)

    To twist in a violent manner; as, features contorted with fury.

    deform, twist, detort

  3. contort(verb)

    To twist into or as if into a strained shape or expression.

    detort, deform, twist

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contort(v. a.)

    twist, writhe, distort

Translations for contort

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  • تتلوى من الألمArabic
  • изкривявамBulgarian
  • contorsionarSpanish
  • tordreFrench
  • изгибать, скручивать, искажать, деформировать, искривлятьRussian
  • förvridaSwedish

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