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garbled

verb
past tense of garble

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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

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2 to remove usually visible impurities from
  • garbled spices are less likely to contaminate a recipe

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The first known use of garbled was in 1775

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“Garbled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/garbled. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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