Definitions and translations for "distort"

Definition of distort

Pronunciation
Verb
1. To bring something out of shape, to misshape.
2. To become misshapen.
3. To give a false or misleading account of
In their articles, journalists sometimes distort the truth.
Adjective
4. Distorted; misshapen
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English - English - distort

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v. deform; falsify; twist; contort

English - Spanish - distort

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v. distorsionar, desfigurar, desvirtuar, falsear, falsificar, torcer el concepto de; deformar

English - French - distort

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v. déformer; fausser; altérer; tordre, courber

English - German - distort

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v. verzerren, verformen; entstellen

English - Indonesian - distort

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v. mengubah, meringis, memutarbalikkan, membolak-balik, memulas, membelokkan

English - Italian - distort

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v. distorcere, contorcere, stravolgere; deformare, sformare; alterare, travisare, svisare

English - Polish - distort

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v. paczyć, spaczyć, wypaczać, krzywić, wykrzywiać, przekrzywiać, skrzywić, koślawić, skoślawić, wykoślawiać, pokoślawić, przekręcać, zwichrować, zniekształcać, bakierować, wykręcać, zełgać, zakłamać, wyinaczać, przenicować, spaczać, wykrzywić, skrzywiać, wykoślawić, przekręcić, zniekształcić, wykręcić, zakłamywać, wyinaczyć

English - Portuguese - distort

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v. torcer; alterar; adulterar

English - Romanian - distort

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v. deforma, desfigura, strâmba, scălâmba, scâlcia, stâlci {tehn.}, suci, altera, denatura, falsifica, răstălmăci, escamota

English - Russian - distort

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г. искажать, искривлять, кривить, перекашивать, извращать

English - Turkish - distort

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f. biçimini bozmak, bükmek, yamultmak, bozmak, burkmak; saptırmak, çarpıtmak

English - Ukrainian - distort

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v. перекручувати, обезображати, спотворювати, деформувати, перекривити, фальсифікувати

English - Dutch - distort

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ww. vervormen, verwringen

English - Greek - distort

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ρήμ. στρεβλώνω, διαστρέφω, παραμορφώνω
ουσ. διαστροφέας

English - Arabic - distort

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‏قبح‏
‏حرف، شوه، صحف‏

English - Chinese - distort

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(动) 弄歪; 歪曲; 扭曲

English - Chinese - distort

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(動) 弄歪; 歪曲; 扭曲

English - Hindi - distort

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v. तोड़ना-मरोड़ना, तोड़-मरोड़ देना, विकृत करना, रूप बिगाड़ना, अशुद्ध दरसाना

English - Japanese - distort

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(動) 歪める; 曲げる; ひずませる

English - Korean - distort

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동. 왜곡하다; 찌그러 뜨리다; 변형시키다

English - Vietnamese - distort

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v. làm sai hình dáng, làm siêu vẹo, xuyên tạc
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Synonyms for distort
1. crush: warp, deform, twist, wrench, bend
2. misconstrue: pervert, deceive, mislead, misinterpret, falsify
3. get out of shape: contort, melt, warp, buckle, deform, collapse
Verb forms for distort
Present participle: distorting
Present: distort (3.person: distorts)
Past: distorted
Future: will distort
Present conditional: would distort
Present Perfect: have distorted (3.person: has distorted)
Past Perfect: had distorted
Future Perfect: will have distorted
Past conditional: would have distorted