Sinonimi di distort
1 (verbo )
to alter or misrepresent (facts)The media distorts reality.
The extent of the current strike is being misrepresented.
It's a shame the way the media can twist your words.
We mustn't allow it to bias our teaching.
attempting to pervert the course of justice
The coverage was deliberately slanted to make the home team look good.
He wrote a highly coloured account of his childhood.
The Prince's words had been misinterpreted.
The charges against him include fraud, bribery, and falsifying business records.
2 (verbo )
to twist out of shapeMake sure the image isn't distorted by lumps and bumps.
Plastic deforms when subjected to heat.
Bend the bar into a horseshoe.
The car was left a mess of twisted metal.
Rainwater had warped the door's timber.
A freak wave had buckled the deck.
His body was mangled beyond recognition.
ugly new houses which disfigure the countryside
contort, , ,
His face contorts as he screams out the lyrics.
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in the sense of bend
to form a curveBend the bar into a horseshoe.
in the sense of bias
to cause to have a biasWe mustn't allow it to bias our teaching.
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