Definition of 'contorted'
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One had visible sores and the other had a facial tick that regularly contorted her little face. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His face was contorted with fear. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Her face is contorted with anguish. The Sun (2010)On the wall there are pictures of an Indian bloke contorted into various positions. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His face was contorted with anger, as if he was going to rip my head off. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His face was contorted into a mixture of pain, anguish and despair. The Sun (2016)I saw what he meant by his face being contorted and how the tears flowed. Times, Sunday Times (2009)My daughters would then walk into the room and begin to weep, their little faces contorted with grief. Christianity Today (2000)His face appeared quite contorted. Times, Sunday Times (2006)She's tall and gaunt, her face pale and contorted. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The chemistry doesn't just fail in this romantic farce, it blows up in their contorted faces. The Sun (2011)The van driver from Croydon's face contorted and he began to weep as he was mobbed on stage. Times, Sunday Times (2014)As he struggles to catch his breath, his face contorted in a grimace, he raises an outstretched palm to surrender. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But just looking at the way his face regularly contorted, I could see he was in agony. FRIENDS FOR LIFE (2003)His face was contorted with rage, the veins in his neck were swollen and his nostrils were flared, like a bull about to charge. No Way Home: A Cuban Dancer's Tale (2007)
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