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deforming

verb
present participle of deform

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to twist (something) out of a natural or normal shape or condition
  • a cynic whose face seems to be permanently deformed by a sneer

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“Deforming.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deforming. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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