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English adjective: distorted

1. distorted so badly formed or out of shape as to be ugly

SamplesDeformed thalidomide babies.
His poor distorted limbs.
An ill-shapen vase.
A limp caused by a malformed foot.
Misshapen old fingers.

Synonymsdeformed, ill-shapen, malformed, misshapen



2. distorted having an intended meaning altered or misrepresented

SamplesMany of the facts seemed twisted out of any semblance to reality.
A perverted translation of the poem.

Synonymsmisrepresented, perverted, twisted

Similarartful, disingenuous

Antonymsartless, ingenuous

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