: to give a false or misleading representation of usually with an intent to deceive or be unfair <misrepresented the facts>
Examples of MISREPRESENT
- The company is accused of misrepresenting its earnings.
- The movie deliberately misrepresents the facts about her life.
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Related to MISREPRESENT
- bend, color, cook, distort, falsify, fudge, misinterpret, misrelate, garble, misstate, pervert, slant, twist, warp
- betray, represent
: to give a false or misleading idea of <The movie misrepresents what actually happened.>
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