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Synonyms for contortion
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contortion, deformation(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    tortuosity, distortion, deformation, 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"

    Synonyms:
    deformation, tortuosity, torsion, torque, complication, deviousness, knottiness, tortuousness, crookedness, complicatedness

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. contortion

    Synonyms:
    twisting, writhing, wresting, distortion, deformity, convolution

    Antonyms:
    symmetry, uniformity, shapeliness, configuration, contour

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. contortion(n.)

    Synonyms:
    twist, distortion, wryness, deformity

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Translations for contortion

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

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