Synonyms of distortion
1 misrepresentation • He accused reporters of wilful distortion.
bias • The fabric, cut on the bias, hangs as light as a cobweb.
slant • They give a slant to every single news item that's put on the air.
perversion • a monstrous perversion of justice
falsification • recent concern about the falsification of evidence in court
2 deformityDictionary • the gargoyle-like distortion of her face
deformity • Bones grind against each other, leading to pain and deformity.
bend • The crash occurred on a sharp bend.
twist • the twists and turns of the existing track
warp • small warps in the planking
contortion • The symptoms of the poison included facial contortions.
malformation • babies with a high incidence of congenital malformation
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bendA bend in a road, pipe, or other long thin object is a curve or angle in it.
• The crash occurred on a sharp bend.
• The fabric, cut on the bias, hangs as light as a cobweb.
Thesaurus for distortion from the Collins English Thesaurus
the act or an instance of distorting or the state of being distorted