mangle

  1. noun
    clothes dryer for drying and ironing laundry by passing it between two heavy heated rollers
  2. verb
    destroy or injure severely; "The madman mutilates art work"
  3. verb
    injure badly by beating
  4. verb
    press with a mangle; "mangle the sheets"
  5. verb
    alter so as to make unrecognizable; "The tourists murdered the French language"