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Synonyms for contort
kənˈtɔrt

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    twist and press out of shape

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

Wiktionary

  1. contort(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    detort, twist, deform

  2. contort(verb)

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

    Synonyms:
    deform, twist, detort

  3. contort(verb)

    Synonyms:
    detort, deform, twist

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contort(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    twist, writhe, distort

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Translations for contort

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

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