1. [ verb ] make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story
Synonyms: distort falsify garble
Related terms: misrepresent mangle deflection falsehood distortion falsifier distortion misrepresentaation
2. [ verb ] bend out of shape, as under pressure or from heat
Synonyms: buckle heave

"The highway buckled during the heatwave"

Related terms: change_surface lift
3. [ noun ] (medicine) a twist or aberration; especially a perverse or abnormal way of judging or acting
Synonyms: deflection
Related terms: aberrance falsify
4. [ noun ] a moral or mental distortion
Synonyms: warping
Related terms: distortion falsify
5. [ noun ] a shape distorted by twisting or folding
Synonyms: buckle
Related terms: distorted_shape heave
6. [ noun ] yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof
Related terms: yarn weave fabric
Similar spelling:   Warf