clothes dryer for drying and ironing laundry by passing it between two heavy heated rollers
press with a mangle;
"mangle the sheets"
injure badly by beating
alter so as to make unrecognizable;
"The tourists murdered the French language"
destroy or injure severely;
"The madman mutilates art work"
- New shoes don't cut, blister, or mangle his feet.
- The symphony was dreadfully mangled.
- The plane is late; it is going to mangle your schedule for the day.
On his left hand..what remained of a finger once mangled by a piece of farm machinery.出自： T. Capote
She fell beneath..a brewer's dray and was mangled to pulp.出自： A. Carter
She threw it on the floor and tried to mangle the pictures with her heels.出自： G. Naylor
It was torture to listen to her mangling the language.出自： Julian Gloag