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subvert
to upset to overthrow to tuin
subservient
excessively willing to yield submissive
contort
to twist or bend out of shape
distort
to change something ot make it flase
to twist (seomthing) oout of its natural shape
retort
to reply quickly and sharply, oftenas if in reply to an accusation
tortuous
having many twists and turns
deceitfully roundabout; tricky
adversity
hardship; misfortune
avert
to turn way (one's eyes)
to prevent
introvert
a person whose thoughts and interests are directed inward
perverse
stubbornly doing something other than what is reasonable or required
prose
ordinary speech or writing wihout thyme or meter
(ANYTHING NOT POETRY)