To distort is defined as to change something or shape something in a way that changes it from the truth or from what it should be.
(Physics) To change the shape of by pressure or stress
Twist is defined as to turn around from one side to the other.
(Intransitive) To change direction.
To wind into loops (roughly) around a common center.
To curve is defined as to move or follow in a smooth bend.
To mar or spoil the appearance or shape of; deform.
Gnarl is defined as to knot, twist or growl.
To become sour:
To turn aside from the true, natural, or right course
Wrest is to take something by force or with considerable difficulty.
The definition of writhe is to twist or to suffer emotionally.
To become beautiful
Smooth is defined as to get rid of wrinkles, lumps or ridges in something.
To alter and spoil the natural form or appearance of
To clasp and twist or squeeze (one's hands), as in distress.
Find another word for contort. In this page you can discover 20 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for contort, like: distort, deform, misshape, twist, bend, coil, convolute, curve, disfigure, gnarl and knot.