Every feature was working in her utterly distorted face.
"You are not ill-natured, but distorted," said Alyosha with a smile.
Look at the worldly and all who set themselves up above the people of God, has not God’s image and His truth been distorted in them?
If he used Russian words, he always distorted them into a Polish form.
Interpreting freedom as the multiplication and rapid satisfaction of desires, men distort their own nature, for many senseless and foolish desires and habits and ridiculous fancies are fostered in them.
But he was far from distorting or minimizing them.
On the contrary, he would have tried to conceal it, to distort the facts or minimize them.
Her face was distorted.
"No, you have a charming nature, though it’s been distorted, and I quite understand why you have had such an influence on this generous, morbidly sensitive boy," Alyosha answered warmly.
"He has sent for me," she cried, her face white and distorted, with a wan smile; "he whistles!
Don’t you want to write it down?" said Mitya, with a distorted smile.
Are you raving?" said Ivan, with a pale, distorted smile.