garble


garble

verb

Definition of GARBLE

1
to change so much as to create a wrong impression or alter the meaning of <the candidate complained that his views had been deliberately garbled by his opponent>
2
to remove usually visible impurities from <garbled spices are less likely to contaminate a recipe>
Synonyms clear, distill (also distil), filter, fine, garble, purify

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