Latin definition for: detorqueo, detorquere, detorsi, detortus


  • conjugation: 2nd conjugation
  • voice: transitive


  1. distort, bend out of shape
  2. pervert, misrepresent, twist sense of, alter form
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Frequent, top 2000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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