Definition of mangle
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OTHER WORDS FROM manglemangler, noun
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How to use mangle in a sentence
Multiple mishaps have mangled the region’s rollout of vaccine doses that an exhausted citizenry expects will end the pandemic.
The incident — which officials described as an “intentional act” and “deliberate bomb” — left dozens of buildings mangled and sent three people to the hospital with what police said were noncritical injuries.Nashville Police Chief says Anthony Q. Warner is a person of interest in the Christmas morning explosion|Derek Hawkins, Michael Kranish, Simone Sebastian, Meryl Kornfield|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
For six hours a week, you laugh, cry, learn, feel, mangle simple phrases and otherwise get out of your rut.Carolyn Hax: She has a 90-minute commute, but it doesn’t have to be all uphill|Carolyn Hax|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
Thanks to that meddling Franklin and the other editors, Jefferson thought his Declaration had been “mangled.”
The gossip site posted video of a seriously injured comedian riding with the star being pulled out of a mangled car.TMZ Makes Tragedy Porn Out of Tracy Morgan’s Gruesome Car Accident|Dean Obeidallah|June 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead, slightly mangled bodies of injured soldiers and citizens appeared, slowly being put back together.
His mangled body was spotted by a passenger on a subsequent train.Rome’s Deadly Pub Crawls Kill American College Student|Barbie Latza Nadeau|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The writer-for-TV, Chayefsky said, had his words mangled, and was treated with a mixture of mock deference and outright contempt.Paddy Chayefsky: The Dark Prophet of ‘Network’ News|Tim Teeman|February 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The mangled bodies were hurried to the catacombs, and thrown into an indiscriminate heap of corruption.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
When the body was carried into the house, the distracted woman refused to recognize in the mangled remains her big, strong "Jack."Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
Ward pulled the shroud back, revealing a horribly mangled body.
Next day the poor young fellow's corpse, bruised and mangled, was found a mile down the river.Friend Mac Donald|Max O'Rell
The silks should not be wrung, but well shaken and hung up smoothly to dry, and mangled while damp.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley