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Adjective: contorted  kun'tor-tid
  1. Twisted (especially as in pain or struggle)
    "his mad contorted smile";
    - writhed, writhen
Verb: contort  kun'tort
  1. Twist and press out of shape
    "His body was twisted as if someone had taken it and twisted it beyond the natural ability of a body to contort itself";
    - deform, distort, wring

See also: crooked

Type of: distort, twine, twist

Encyclopedia: Contorted