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writhe
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
to move in a twisting or contorted motion — often of a person when struggling or in pain
  • Owen didn't look much like GOD'S INSTRUMENT in his fallen position—holding his knee, which he'd twisted in his fall, and writhing around on the gym floor under the basket.
    p. 343.8

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