mangle - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˈmæŋɡ(ə)l/
present tense
I/you/we/theymangle
he/she/itmangles
present participlemangling
past tensemangled
past participlemangled
  1. 1
    to damage or hurt someone or something seriously by twisting or crushing them so that they no longer have their correct shape