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  • 121wrench — Synonyms and related words: Allen wrench, Stillson wrench, abrade, abrasion, ache, aching, acute pain, adjustable wrench, alligator wrench, anamorphism, anamorphosis, asymmetry, badger, bark, belie, bend, bite, blackmail, blemish, bloody, blow,… …

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  • 122wrest — Synonyms and related words: anamorphism, anamorphosis, arrogate, asymmetry, avulse, badger, bend, blackmail, buckle, claim, color, confiscate, confuse, contort, contortion, crook, crookedness, crumple, cut out, demand, deracinate, detorsion,… …

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  • 123wring — Synonyms and related words: afflict, agonize, ail, anamorphism, anamorphosis, asymmetry, badger, bend, bite, blackmail, bloody, buckle, burn, chafe, claim, claw, concentrate, contort, contortion, convulse, corkscrew, crinkle, crook, crookedness,… …

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  • 124zag — Synonyms and related words: L, angle, angle off, apex, bend, bifurcate, bifurcation, bight, branch, cant, chevron, coin, corner, crank, crankiness, crankle, crook, crookedness, crotchet, deflection, dogleg, elbow, ell, flexuosity, fork, furcate,… …

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  • 125zigzag — Synonyms and related words: L, V shaped, Y shaped, aberrancy, aberrant, aberration, aberrative, akimbo, alternate, angle, angle off, angular, apex, avoidance, avoiding reaction, back and fill, battledore and shuttlecock, bend, bendy, bent, bias,… …

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  • 126gebégdnes — f ( se/ sa) crookedness …

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  • 127wóh — 1. n ( es/ ) bending, crookedness; error, mistake; perversity, wrong, iniquity, depravity; on wóh wrongly, wickedly; 2. adj bent, awry, twisted, crooked; uneven, rough; wrong, perverse, evil, depraved, bad, unjust; false (weight); on wón… …

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  • 128þwéornes — 1 f ( se/ sa) crookedness (fig); opposition; perversity, inquiry, evil, forwardness, obstinacy, depravity …

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  • 129cute hoors — Everyday English Slang in Ireland n usually politicians it implies deviousness and crookedness. (in this case, I suppose it could apply to a female as well, but almost always the term hoor is masculine.) In Ireland, at least, cute means clever …

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  • 130contortion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. distortion, twist, dislocation, deformity; grimace. See convolution. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Something contorted] Syn. deformity, distortion, grimace, moue (French), pout, twist, torsion, mutilation,… …

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  • 131distortion — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Twisting out of shape Nouns 1. distortion, contortion; twist, torque, torsion; crookedness, obliquity; grimace, pout; asymmetry, anamorphosis. 2. disability, crippling, debility, handicap, defect;… …

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  • 132improbity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of probity Nouns 1. improbity; dishonesty, dishonor; disgrace, disrepute; fraud, deception; lying, falsehood; bad faith, infidelity, inconstancy, faithlessness, Judas kiss, betrayal; breach of… …

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  • 133inequality — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Lack of equality Nouns inequality, disparity, imparity, odds, difference; unevenness; imbalance, partiality, double standard; shortcoming; makeweight; superiority; inferiority.See injustice. Verbs be… …

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  • 134irregularity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Nouns irregularity, variability, deviation, caprice, uncertainty; tardiness, unpunctuality (see lateness); intermittence, fitfulness, inconstancy. See changeableness, unconformity, discontinuance,… …

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  • 135obliquity — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Slanting position Nouns 1. obliquity, obliqueness, deviation, divergence; inclination, slope, slant; crookedness; leaning; bevel, tilt; bias, list, swag, cant, twist, distortion; bend (see curvature);… …

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  • 136roughness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Quality of not being smooth or even Nouns 1. roughness, unevenness, ruggedness, asperity, rugosity, corrugation, nodosity, nodulation, hairiness, arborescence, tooth, grain, texture, ripple. 2. (hairlike …

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  • 137asymmetry — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Lack of smoothness or regularity: crookedness, inequality, irregularity, jaggedness, roughness, unevenness. See SMOOTH, STRAIGHT …

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  • 138corruptness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Departure from what is legally, ethically, and morally correct: corruption, dishonesty, improbity. Informal: crookedness. See HONEST …

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  • 139jaggedness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Lack of smoothness or regularity: asymmetry, crookedness, inequality, irregularity, roughness, unevenness. See SMOOTH, STRAIGHT …

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  • 140unevenness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Lack of smoothness or regularity: asymmetry, crookedness, inequality, irregularity, jaggedness, roughness. See SMOOTH, STRAIGHT …

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