Contorted and Twisted


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Contorted adjective – Twisted (especially as in pain or struggle).
Twisted is a synonym for contorted in winding topic. In some cases you can use "Twisted" instead the word "Contorted" as an adjective or a verb. popular alternative
Nearby Words: contortion, contorting
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Twisted adjective – Marked by a long series of irregular curves.
Contorted is a synonym for twisted in crooked topic. You can use "Contorted" instead the word "Twisted" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as winding, knotty. popular alternative
Nearby Words: twist, twisting, twister, twisty
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  • Together in Death Given what happens later, we can safely assume this is what happened to the two Star-Crossed Lovers who stretched, twisted and contorted their bodies together like mating snakes so their feuding families couldn't separate them before plunging in the lake hiding the source of the spirals' curse.
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