Thesaurus

contortions

noun
plural of contortion

Synonyms of contortions

the twisting of something out of its natural or normal shape or condition
  • the comedian is renowned for his seemingly endless variety of facial contortions

Synonyms for contortions

Words Related to contortions

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About contortions

Thesaurus Entries Near contortions

contortionists

contortions

contorts

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Contortions.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/contortions. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on contortions

Nglish: Translation of contortions for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!