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To alter something from its true state, typically to deceive
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“The media distorts reality.”
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To bring something out of shape, to misshape
“Make sure the image isn't distorted by lumps and bumps.”
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To physically distort or contort something
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To exaggerate, use hyperbole
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Bend and give way under pressure or strain
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Represent in a false, absurd, or distorted way
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To break or destroy the structure of
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Inflict a violent and disfiguring injury on
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Pronounce (a word) incorrectly
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To discuss or regard something in terms that are too general, and thereby ignore significant details or differences
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To interpret erroneously, or to understand incorrectly
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To make unnecessarily complex
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Make twisting, squirming movements or contortions of the body
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To give or deliver false, fake, or misleading information
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Stretch the truth
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To interfere with or put into a state of disorder
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To swell or cause to swell by pressure from inside
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To injure or hurt by twisting a body part
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Interfere with the normal arrangement or functioning of
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To cause to be dirty or soiled
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Make a grimace
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To cause to go crazy or insane
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To make a transition or change
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