mangle


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Synonyms for mangle

Synonyms for mangle

to injure or damage, as by abuse or heavy wear

to smooth by applying heat and pressure

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Synonyms for mangle

clothes dryer for drying and ironing laundry by passing it between two heavy heated rollers

press with a mangle

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injure badly by beating

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alter so as to make unrecognizable

destroy or injure severely

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Charles O'Brien has numerous specimens from southern Florida taken from twigs and propagules of Rhizopora mangle (unpublished observations).
Mr Mangle was alerted to the floundering 13-year-old by two of his own children as they struggled in the water at Ingoldmells Point, near Skegness, Lincolnshire.
I have been living with Joe Mangle for so many years and have been trying to get away from it, but it's not possible.
Examiner reader Gavin Scarlett-Mckenzie said he had seen Salendine Nook eccentric Jake Mangle Wurzel rectifying the problem.
Tonight's installment offers about two minutes of laughs as the aspiring thespians mangle lines from ``Romeo and Juliet.
Sometimes it's hard not to step on vent screens and mangle them.
COLNE Valley Museum's Aunt Lizzy has got a new mangle as an exhibition of domestic household treasures kicks off 2008.
A VICTORIAN mangle is among the domestic appliances on show at a new museum exhibition.
DEXTER DALWOOD Paintings of death sites OTOLITH GROUP Their films are a challenge SUSAN PHILLIPSZ Songs played under bridges ANGELA de la CRUZ Likes to mangle her canvases
Volunteer tour guides walk groups through the Palace, describing the process: The vintage mangle machines are great for flattening dried corn husks, they burn out blenders faster than Jamba Juice by shredding straw flowers and moss in them, pampas grass makes good animal fur, and skin tones on the human figures are made from a combination of sifted farina and corn meal with chili powder or strawberry powder for a little glow.
Yes, it's a defiantly old-fashioned, studio-based sitcom about an eccentric, clumsy character who mangles their words and generally causes mayhem.
Lucky Dos Angeles theatergoers have seen her brilliantly create and play Fern Magnin--a Beverly Hills gorgon who mangles The Glass Menagerie by playing the brassiest Laura ever--alongside her fellow Groundlings alums in Beverly Winwood Presents the Actor's Showcase.
No ballet competition should be considered "international" if its harsh official voice mangles "Vaganova" as "Vagga-nova.