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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misrepresentation, deceit, deception(noun)

    a misleading falsehood

    thaumaturgy, magic trick, trick, deceit, fraudulence, falsification, conjuring trick, dissimulation, conjuration, deception, legerdemain, magic, illusion, dissembling

  2. falsification, misrepresentation(noun)

    a willful perversion of facts

    refutation, deceit, disproof, falsification, refutal, deception, falsehood, falsifying

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. misrepresentation(n.)

    misstatement, falsification

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. misrepresentation(n)

    falsification, distortion

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  1. Jeff Sessions:

    That’s an absolute misrepresentation, congress has the power to control all money, whether it comes in by fee, or not.

  2. Jeff Weaver:

    Obviously there was some confusion, we would not want anyone making a misrepresentation of who they are. To the extent that happened, I am unhappy about that.

  3. Pentagon Press Secretary Peter:

    A Fox News reporter asked Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook on Thursday to clarify Carter's remarks that combat is over and the counterterror mission remains. I think we've talked about it a lot, fox News’s clear when we're talking about the counterterror mission – the target is remnants of Al Qaeda. Yet these restrictions may also be a misrepresentation of the reality on the ground in Afghanistan. For example, the actions of U.S. Special Operations forces on the ground in Kunduz show U.S. troops are doing more than training Afghan forces or targeting Al Qaeda. A U.S. Special Forces team called in the airstrike on Oct. 3 that hit a Kunduz hospital run by Doctors Without Borders. The hospital had been suspected of having a Taliban presence ; the head of U.S. forces in Afghanistan Gen. John Campbell told reporters it was the Afghans who requested the airstrike. The U.S. has since called the strike a mistake. Separately, a press release from U.S. Forces-Afghanistan revealed that beginning Oct. 7, the U.S. military.

  4. Stephen Reicher:

    One of the most remarkable things about the pandemic is that the level of compliance has been very high, if we put too much focus on violations, the danger is it's not just a misrepresentation but can undermine compliance by creating false norms, by saying to us 'if everyone else is going out, if everyone else if breaking the rules, why don't we?'.

  5. Ivy Taylor:

    The video clip that surfaced on social media this weekend is a dishonest, politically motivated misrepresentation of my record on combating poverty, it was intentionally edited to mislead viewers.

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