distort

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distort(
dihs
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dort
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to warp)
a. distorsionar
When he stepped in front of the speaker with the microphone, it distorted his voice.Cuando pasó frente al altavoz con el micrófono, distorsionó su voz.
b. deformar
The accident distorted the bike frame.El accidente deformó el cuadro de la bicicleta.
2. (to misrepresent)
a. tergiversar
The reporter lied about me and distorted my words.El reportero mintió acerca de mí y tergiversó mis palabras.
b. distorsionar
The media says the candidate distorted the facts.Los medios dicen que el candidato distorsionó los hechos.
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distort
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (shape)
a. deformar
2. (sound)
a. distorsionar
3. (fig)
a. distorsionar, tergiversar (meaning, facts)
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distort [dɪsˈtɔːt]
transitive verb
[+shape etc] deformar; [+sound, image] distorsionar; [+judgment] distorsionar; [+truth] tergiversar;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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