Mangle

usgb/ˈmæŋɡl/Volume
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Physical damagePlay
Focuses on physical alteration or destruction, often in a violent way. SlideMy notebook got mangled when it fell into the machine.
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Not gentlePlay
Implies a lack of care or gentleness, leading to damage or distortion. SlideThe package was mangled by the careless courier.
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Accident connotationPlay
Often used when describing accidents or events causing severe damage. SlideHis hand was mangled in the machinery at work.