11 terms

Growing Your Vocabulary Chapter 17

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torture
something that causes pain
contort
to twist strongly
retort
reply or counter-argument
distort
change the original shape
extort
to take something from someone by force
evolve
slowly turn into something else
involve
to include
revolution
moving in a circular pattern
convert
to change form or purpose
reverse
backward
introvert
shy or timid person

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