distortion collocations and examples

 UK /dɪˈstɔː(r)ʃ(ə)n/

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a change making something no longer true

Adjectives frequently used with distortion
extreme: gross, grotesque, serious, severe, significantThese figures are a gross distortion.intentional: deliberate, systematicHe insisted that there had been no deliberate distortion of the truth.
Nouns frequently used after distortion of
facts, figures, history, reality, truthMany of these media reports are grotesque distortions of reality.
Other nouns/adjectives/verbs frequently used with distortion
exaggeration, half-truths, inaccuracies, lies, misrepresentation, omissionsThe site contained a number of factual inaccuracies and distortions.
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