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How to Pronounce contortion?

Correct pronunciation for the word "contortion" is [kəntˈɔːʃən], [kəntˈɔːʃən], [k_ə_n_t_ˈɔː_ʃ_ə_n].

Definition of contortion

  1. A twisting; a writhing; a wresting; a twisting or wresting of a limb or member of the body out of its natural situation; partial dislocation, &c.

Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language By Nuttall, P.Austin

What is the adjective for contortion?

The adjective form of "contortion" is "contorted".

Usage over time for contortion:

This graph shows how "contortion" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What is the plural form of contortion?

The plural of the "contortion" can be the "contortions".

What is the singular form of contortion?

The singular of the "contortion" can be the "contortion".

Synonyms for Contortion:


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