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distortion

dis·tor·tion

distortion

 
pronunciation:
dih stor shn
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of distorting or condition of being distorted.
Her distortion of the truth caused harmful results.
similar words:
aberration, warp, wrench
definition 2: anything that has been distorted.
His version of the incident was a distortion.
similar words:
aberration, bias, spring, twist