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Synonyms for misrepresent
ˌmɪs rɛp rɪˈzɛntmis·rep·re·sent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misrepresent, believerb

    represent falsely

    "This statement misrepresents my intentions"

    wangle, manipulate, fudge, cook, falsify, belie, fake, negate, contradict

  2. fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresentverb

    tamper, with the purpose of deception

    "Fudge the figures"; "cook the books"; "falsify the data"

    warp, belie, circumvent, evade, ready, prepare, sidestep, cook, pull wires, fix, forge, manage, make, parry, dodge, finagle, fake, duck, alter, control, hedge, bullshit, put off, manipulate, bull, talk through one's hat, falsify, distort, garble, counterfeit, pull strings, elude, interpolate, wangle, keep in line, fudge, rig, skirt

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. misrepresentverb

    misstate, falsify

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. misrepresentverb

    falsify, distort

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "misrepresent":

    distort, denature

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How to use misrepresent in a sentence?

  1. Michael Neipert:

    These vaccinations are free and available everywhere, if you do not wish to receive a vaccine, that is your decision. But don’t order a counterfeit, waste my officers' time, break the law, and misrepresent yourself.

  2. Lawrence Dolezal:

    We are her birth parents and we do not understand why she feels it's necessary to misrepresent her ethnicity.

  3. Senator Wicker:

    Some GOP senators're going to go from a nice, stately left wing liberal to someone who's probably more in the style of Sonia Sotomayor, i hope it's not someone like Sonia Sotomayor, who went for a hearing about the virus and start spouting off facts, which just two minutes later fact checkers all over the world were giving Sonia Sotomayor' Four Pinocchios' zone. I hope it's at least someone who will at least not misrepresent the facts. I think they will misinterpret the law.

  4. Donald Trump:

    He’s a lying guy. A really lying guy. Some people misrepresent. This guy is just a plain-out liar. In fact, I felt better because Marco Rubio called him a liar the other night on stage, i felt so much better. I said, ‘Good, a politician called a politician. Now I can call him a liar.’.

  5. Jeffrey Bank:

    Three women brutally attacked our hosts without provocation, got arrested and charged for their misconduct, and then, over the last several days, had their lawyer falsely and grossly misrepresent their acts of wanton violence in a cynical attempt to try to excuse the inexcusable.


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