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Definitions and Synonyms of misrepresent | Another word for misrepresent | What is misrepresent?

Definition 1: represent falsely - [verb of communication]

Samples where misrepresent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • This statement misrepresents my intentions

Synonyms for misrepresent in the sense of this definition

(misrepresent is a kind of ...) serve as a means of expressing something

"The flower represents a young girl"

(... is a kind of misrepresent ) look at with sentimentality or turn into an object of sentiment

"Don't sentimentalize the past events"

(... is a kind of misrepresent ) make false by mutilation or addition; as of a message or story

(... is a kind of misrepresent ) make believe with the intent to deceive

"He feigned that he was ill" "He shammed a headache"

Samples where misrepresent or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Fudge the figures
  • cook the books
  • falsify the data

Synonyms for misrepresent in the sense of this definition

(misrepresent is a kind of ...) engage in deceitful behavior; practice trickery or fraud

"Who's chiseling on the side?"

(... is a kind of misrepresent ) manipulate by or as if by moving around components

"juggle an account so as to hide a deficit"

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