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contort
used in A Christmas Carol

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Definition
twist or bend to an unnatural shape — something such as the human body, a facial expression, or the truth
  • When Scrooge's nephew laughed in this way: holding his sides, rolling his head, and twisting his face into the most extravagant contortions: Scrooge's niece, by marriage, laughed as heartily as he.
    3 — The Second of the Three Spirits (70% in)

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