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 Pronunciation
v. deform; falsify; twist; contort
English - Spanish - distort Pronunciation
v. distorsionar, desfigurar, desvirtuar, falsear, falsificar, torcer el concepto de; deformar
English - French - distort Pronunciation
v. déformer; fausser; altérer; tordre, courber
English - German - distort Pronunciation
v. verzerren, verformen; entstellen
English - Indonesian - distort Pronunciation
v. mengubah, meringis, memutarbalikkan, membolak-balik, memulas, membelokkan
English - Italian - distort Pronunciation
v. distorcere, contorcere, stravolgere; deformare, sformare; alterare, travisare, svisare
English - Polish - distort Pronunciation
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 Pronunciation
v. torcer; alterar; adulterar
English - Romanian - distort Pronunciation
v. deforma, desfigura, strâmba, scălâmba, scâlcia, stâlci {tehn.}, suci, altera, denatura, falsifica, răstălmăci, escamota
English - Russian - distort Pronunciation
г. искажать, искривлять, кривить, перекашивать, извращать
English - Turkish - distort Pronunciation
f. biçimini bozmak, bükmek, yamultmak, bozmak, burkmak; saptırmak, çarpıtmak
English - Ukrainian - distort Pronunciation
v. перекручувати, обезображати, спотворювати, деформувати, перекривити, фальсифікувати
English - Dutch - distort Pronunciation
ww. vervormen, verwringen
English - Greek - distort Pronunciation
ρήμ. στρεβλώνω, διαστρέφω, παραμορφώνω
ουσ. διαστροφέας
English - Arabic - distort Pronunciation
‏قبح‏
‏حرف، شوه، صحف‏
English - Chinese - distort Pronunciation
(动) 弄歪; 歪曲; 扭曲
English - Chinese - distort Pronunciation
(動) 弄歪; 歪曲; 扭曲
English - Hindi - distort Pronunciation
v. तोड़ना-मरोड़ना, तोड़-मरोड़ देना, विकृत करना, रूप बिगाड़ना, अशुद्ध दरसाना
English - Japanese - distort Pronunciation
(動) 歪める; 曲げる; ひずませる
English - Korean - distort Pronunciation
동. 왜곡하다; 찌그러 뜨리다; 변형시키다
English - Vietnamese - distort Pronunciation
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