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contort
used in BoneMan's Daughters

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Definition
twist or bend to an unnatural shape — something such as the human body, a facial expression, or the truth
  • His stomach was empty so they were dry heaves, but they watered his eyes and contorted his body.
    Chapter 38 (35% in)
  • The idea of following the drawings on the wall was one thing, but as he'd learned in the last half hour, manually contorting another man's arm until the wrist snapped was an entirely different thing.
    Chapter 26 (30% in)

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