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The ClueAngled (4 letter answer)
NotesThe answer BENT is seen frequently, appearing about once every 170 puzzles.
"As the twig is ___ . . . "
Having an angle
Out of alignment
Out of shape
Reached for the floor
Like a shepherd's staff
Having one's heart set (on)
Like some ears and elbows
Like the wire in a croquet wicket