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distort
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
to alter something in an unnatural or untrue way
  • Mrs. Deane was the first to arrive; and when she had taken her seat in the large parlor, Mrs. Tulliver came down to her with her comely face a little distorted, nearly as it would have been if she had been crying.
    3.3 -- Book 3 Chapter 3 -- The Family Council (6% in)

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