Synonyms of torsion


1. tortuosity, tortuousness, torsion, contortion, crookedness, distorted shape, distortion

usage: a tortuous and twisted shape or position; "they built a tree house in the tortuosities of its boughs"; "the acrobat performed incredible contortions"

2. torsion, torque, force

usage: a twisting force

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Definition and meaning of torsion (Dictionary)