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