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English definition of “twisted”

twisted

adjective     /ˈtwɪstɪd/
SHAPE B2 Something that is twisted is bent a lot of times and does not have its usual shape.Bending, twisting and curving
STRANGE strange and slightly unpleasant or cruel: He'd become bitter and twisted.Strange, suspicious and unnatural
(Definition of twisted adjective from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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