One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A twisted or bent condition, state, or form.‘their facial contortions are hilarious’
- 1.1 A thing that is complex and difficult to follow as a result of being deliberately distorted.‘officials performed linguistic contortions trying to avoid a definitive answer’
- 1.1 A thing that is complex and difficult to follow as a result of being deliberately distorted.
2The skill of twisting and bending one's body into strange and unnatural positions, as a form of entertainment‘she has been performing contortion internationally for twelve years’
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