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Synonyms for distort

Synonyms for (verb) distort

Synonyms: strain, distort, deform Definition: alter the shape of (something) by stress Usage: His body was deformed by leprosy

Similar words: shape, form Definition: give shape or form to Usage: shape the dough; form the young child's character

Synonyms: falsify, garble, warp, distort Definition: make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

Similar words: belie, misrepresent Definition: represent falsely Usage: This statement misrepresents my intentions

Synonyms: distort, tinge, color, colour Definition: affect as in thought or feeling Usage: My personal feelings color my judgment in this case; The sadness tinged his life

Similar words: touch, touch on, impact, affect, bear on, bear upon Definition: have an effect upon Usage: Will the new rules affect me?

Synonyms: twine, twist, distort Definition: form into a spiral shape Usage: The cord is all twisted

Similar words: deform, change form, change shape Definition: assume a different shape or form

Synonyms: contort, distort, deform, wring Definition: twist and press out of shape

Similar words: twine, twist, distort Definition: form into a spiral shape Usage: The cord is all twisted