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  • IPA(key): /ˈtwɪstɪd/
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twisted

  1. simple past tense and past participle of twist

AdjectiveEdit

twisted (comparative more twisted, superlative most twisted)

  1. Contorted.
  2. Wound spirally.
  3. Mentally disturbed or unsound.
    The murders were committed by a twisted sociopath.
  4. Under the influence of multiple intoxicants, usually alcohol and marijuana. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
    • 1958, Holmes, John Clellon, The Horn[1], Open Road Media, published 2015, →ISBN:
      "Man is he high!" someone whispered. "Man, he's twisted! But on what? On what?"
    • 1971, Thompson, Hunter S[tockton], “Welcome to Las Vegas”, in The Great Shark Hunt, Simon and Schuster, published 2011, →ISBN, page 531:
      Very soon, I knew, we would both be completely twisted.

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