Definition of misrepresent
- misrepresented the facts
The company is accused of misrepresenting its earnings.
The movie deliberately misrepresents the facts about her life.
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: to describe (someone or something) in a false way especially in order to deceive someone : to give someone a false idea about (something or someone)
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of the same or a similar kind or nature
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