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General dictionaries General (26 matching dictionaries)
  1. contortion: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. contortion: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. contortion: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. contortion: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. contortion: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. contortion: Wordnik [home, info]
  7. contortion: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  8. contortion: Wiktionary [home, info]
  9. contortion: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  10. contortion: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  11. contortion: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Contortion, contortion: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  13. contortion: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Contortion: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. Contortion: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. contortion: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  17. contortion: Rhymezone [home, info]
  18. Contortion: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  19. contortion: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  20. contortion: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  21. contortion: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  22. contortion: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  23. contortion: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  24. contortion: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. contortion: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. contortion: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. contortion: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (contortion)

noun:  the act of twisting or deforming the shape of something (e.g., yourself)
noun:  a tortuous and twisted shape or position ("The acrobat performed incredible contortions")

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Words similar to contortion:   contort, crookedness, deformation, torsion, tortuosity, tortuousness, more...

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