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Distort
twist out of shape; contort (2) falsify
Extort
wrest(money, promises, etc.) from a person by force (literally, "twist out")
Retort
reply quickly or sharply in kind ("twist back")
Torsion
act of twisting; twisting of a body by two equal and
opposite forces
Tortuous
full of twists or curves; winding, as a tortuous road
Evict
(1) expel by legal process, as to evict a tenant (2) oust
Evince
(1) show clearly, disclose
Invincible
Incapable of being conquered
Vanquish
overcome in battle: conquer
fractious
apt to break out into a passion; cross; irritable