Synonyms of distort in English:

distort


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verb

1‘his face was distorted with anger’

SYNONYMS

twist, warp, contort, bend, buckle, deform, malform, misshape, disfigure

mangle, wrench, wring, wrest

2‘he oversimplified and distorted the truth’

SYNONYMS

misrepresent, pervert, twist, falsify, misreport, misstate, prejudice, manipulate, garble, quote out of context, take out of context

slant, bias, skew, colour, put a spin on, spin

tamper with, tinker with, doctor, alter, change