tergiversar
tergiversar(
tehr
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hee
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behr
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sahr
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transitive verb
1. (general) 
Mi oponente puede tratar de tergiversar lo que dije, pero los votantes saben lo que quise decir.My opponent can try to distort what I said, but the voters know what I meant.
Raquel dijo que el informe del incidente había tergiversado sus palabras.Raquel claimed that the incident report had distorted her words.
b. to twist 
Julio tergiversó lo ocurrido y omitió que fue él quien me insultó.Julio twisted what happened and failed to say that it was him who insulted me.
tergiversar
transitive verb
1. (general) 
a. to distort, to twist 
tergiversar
transitive verb
to distort; twist (the sense of)
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