gnarl gnarl  /ˈnɑrl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something twisted and tight and swollen
  2. (v) twist into a state of deformity
  3. (v) make complaining remarks or noises under one's breath

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Usage(s):

  1. Roots and trunks begin to warp, gnarl and shrink.
  2. He knows how consciences can cramp under strain, how idealism can gnarl the mind.
  3. Wiggins is a robust man with snow white hair, eyebrows that arch in incredulity and strong hands beginning to gnarl like briar.

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