how to pronounce writhe

/ˈɹɪθ/

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writhe is pronounced in one syllable

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meanings of writhe

verb:

  1. To contort (a part of the body).
  2. To twist or contort the body; to be distorted.
  3. To extort.
  4. To twist, to wring (something).

noun:

  1. The number of negative crossings subtracted from the number of positive crossings in a knot.
  2. A contortion.

words with pronunciation similar to writhe

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