In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(face) contraer(face) crisparto contort one's body — contorsionarse
- They never did make any sense and were often contorted versions of a day at the orphanage.
- Reed Richards acquires the power to contort into any shape he pleases.
- She is tremendously emotive, contorting her facial features into the ugliest conceivable shapes.
- His face contorts in pain, and his right arm clutches his heart.
- Athletes contort and bend in unnatural positions.
- There was such a look of abject pain contorting her delicate features that he suddenly felt like an absolute scoundrel.
- Zack's face contorts in barely controlled anger.
- Rick snapped, his features contorting in anger.
- Because the body is often contorted into new shapes, training is a particularly associated with picking up injuries.
- He then proceeded to twist and contort his features into a splendidly ugly mask of itself.
- He looked at me for a moment, his face contorted with pain, and reached out to touch my cheek.
- Her face was contorted, twisted almost beyond recognition in agony.
- He twists and contorts the impossible and the plausible, having his characters do impossible things that make absolute sense.
- I reached Rob, and he was still face down, contorting his limbs but making no move to get up.
- Her face contorted with the pain but she wrenched harder, thinking of her freedom.
- It twists their faces and contorts their features.
- Her face contorts in pain as she moves but she remains in her restless sleep.
- His face was contorted with pain and the source did not seem to be his injury alone.
- Her face contorted with pain and shock as if she'd just walked into a lamp post.
- His little face would contort in pain every time he coughed or sneezed, and he was suffering quite badly.
1crisparsecontraersehis face contorted with pain — se le crispó / se le contrajo el rostro de dolor
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