Bedeutung von “distort” — Learner’s Dictionary

distort

verb [ T ] us uk /dɪˈstɔːt/
SHAPE/SOUND

to change the shape, sound, or appearance of something so that it seems strange:

It's a bad recording - the microphone distorted our voices.
INFORMATION

to change information so that it is not true or realistic:

Newspapers distorted the truth about their marriage.
distorted adjective
distortion noun [ C, U ] us uk /dɪˈstɔːʃən/

a gross distortion of the facts

(Definition von “distort” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)