|1.||[ verb ] make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story|
|Synonyms:||falsify warp garble|
|Related terms:||misrepresent mangle deflection falsehood distortion falsifier distortion misrepresentaation|
|2.||[ verb ] form into a spiral shape|
"The cord is all twisted"
|Related terms:||untwist change_shape intertwine weave contort wring entangle spin kink|
|3.||[ verb ] affect as in thought or feeling|
|Synonyms:||color tinge colour|
"My personal feelings color my judgment in this case" "The sadness tinged his life"
|Related terms:||affect misrepresent|
|4.||[ verb ] alter the shape of (something) by stress|
"His body was deformed by leprosy"
|Related terms:||shape jaundice strain|
|5.||[ verb ] twist and press out of shape|
|Synonyms:||wring deform contort|
|Related terms:||disfigure twist morph wring wring contortion tortuosity deformation|
|6.||[ verb ] spoil the appearance of|
|Synonyms:||twist twine disfigure|
"The vandals disfigured the statue"
|Related terms:||untwist change_shape intertwine weave wring mangle contort spin morph entangle distorted_shape|