Translation of "contort" - English-Spanish dictionary

contort

verb uk /kənˈtɔːt/

to (cause something to) twist or bend violently and unnaturally into a different shape or form

contraer(se)
His face contorted with bitterness and rage.
contorted adjective uk /-ˈtɔː.tɪd/
contortion noun uk /-ˈtɔː.ʃən/

contorsión
facial/bodily contortions

(Translation of “contort” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

contort

verb /kənˈtoːt/

to twist or turn violently

contraer(se); contorsionarse (cuerpo)
His face was contorted with pain.
contortion /-ʃən/ noun

contorsión
He twisted his mouth into various contortions.
contortionist noun

an entertainer who contorts his body

contorsionista
He used his skills as a contortionist to become a stunt actor.

(Translation of “contort” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)