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distort

 
Verb distort has 5 senses
  1. falsify, distort, garble, warp - make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
    --1 is one way to misrepresent, belie
    Derived forms: noun distortion4, noun distortion6, noun distortion5
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. twist, twine, distort - form into a spiral shape; "The cord is all twisted"
    --2 is one way to change shape, change form, deform
    Derived form: noun distortion2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
    Somebody ----s something PP
  3. contort, deform, distort, wring - twist and press out of shape
    --3 is one way to twist, twine, distort
    Derived form: noun distortion2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  4. tinge, color, colour, distort - affect as in thought or feeling; "My personal feelings color my judgment in this case"; "The sadness tinged his life"
    --4 is one way to affect, impact, bear upon, bear on, touch on, touch
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s something
  5. deform, distort, strain - alter the shape of (something) by stress; "His body was deformed by leprosy"
    --5 is one way to shape, form
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
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