distorted; distorting; distorts
Definition of distort
1 : to twist (see twist entry 1 sense 3b) out of the true meaning or proportion : to alter to give a false or unnatural picture or account distorted the facts
2 : to twist out of a natural, normal, or original shape or condition a face distorted by pain also : to cause to be perceived unnaturally the new lights distorted colors The singer's voice was electronically distorted.
3 : pervert distort justice
: to become distorted Heat caused the wax figures to distort. also : to cause a twisting from the true, natural, or normal
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