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Synonyms for contortionkənˈtɔr ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contortion, deformation(noun)

    the act of twisting or deforming the shape of something (e.g., yourself)

    tortuosity, distortion, deformation, contortion, crookedness, torsion, tortuousness

  2. tortuosity, tortuousness, torsion, contortion, crookedness(noun)

    a tortuous and twisted shape or position

    "they built a tree house in the tortuosities of its boughs"; "the acrobat performed incredible contortions"

    deformation, tortuosity, torsion, torque, complication, deviousness, knottiness, tortuousness, crookedness, complicatedness, contortion

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contortion(n.)

    twist, distortion, wryness, deformity

Translations for contortion

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  • кривене, изкривяванеBulgarian
  • KontorsionGerman
  • contorsiónSpanish
  • contorsionFrench
  • freangadhIrish
  • kronkeling, bochtenwerk, verrekking, verwringingDutch
  • искажение, конторсия, искривлениеRussian

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