Contortion

Definition of Contortion

Con`tor´tion   Pronunciation: kǒn`tô´shŭn
n.1.A twisting; a writhing; wry motion; a twist; as, the contortion of the muscles of the face.
All the contortions of the sibyl, without the inspiration.
- Burke.

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anamorphism, anamorphosis, asymmetry, buckle, crookedness, detorsion, deviation, disproportion, distortion, gnarl, imbalance, irregularity, knot, lopsidedness, quirk, screw, torsion, tortuosity, turn, twist, unsymmetry, warp, wrench, wrest, wring
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