Usage examples for distorted

  1. Hadrian had refused to see it when he learnt that the death by drowning had terribly distorted the lad's features. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  2. The fanning mill and piles of grain bags made fantastic shadows on the wall in the lantern's dim light, and seemed to his distorted fancy like dark and terrible spectres waiting to spring upon him. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  3. As she opened her eyes, the wild crowd of distorted visages disappeared. – Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouque
  4. " It's farther than I thought," said Nuwell, his voice distorted by the marshelmet speaker. – Rebels of the Red Planet by Charles Louis Fontenay
  5. Pardon me, madam, for writing a narrative so melancholy: but sincerity is necessary; intelligence might have come to you in a distorted form, and might have produced much worse effects. – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft