For there, standing in the center of the room was the Contortionist, "limbering up."
It is not necessary to be a contortionist, nor will it answer to be an ossified freak.
In addition to my training as contortionist I was being trained as gymnast.
This stranger was a contortionist, there could be no question about that now.
He hoped that, by this time, they had succeeded in shaking the contortionist off their trail.
Some Japanese acrobats and a Swedish contortionist completed the performance.
Eden stared at her friend with the astonishment of a gomeril at a contortionist.
A forger and a contortionist make a bad customer to reckon with.
You stood on the seat at the back of the Promenade to see a contortionist girl better, and then you jumped down.
Swinging lightly down from the limb to the ground, she twisted around like a contortionist in a vain attempt to see her back.