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contort
used in Notes from the Underground

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Definition
twist or bend to an unnatural shape — something such as the human body, a facial expression, or the truth
  • As soon as the room was lighted up, Liza sprang up, sat up in bed, and with a contorted face, with a half insane smile, looked at me almost senselessly.
    2.7 — Part 2 Chapter 7 (72% in)

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