Translation of "distort" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /dɪˈstɔːt/ us /-ˈstɔːrt/

to change something from its usual, original, natural, or intended meaning, condition, or shape

deformar, distorsionar
My original statement has been completely distorted by the media.
distortion noun uk /-ˈstɔː.ʃən/ us /-ˈstɔːr-/

deformación, distorsión
a gross distortion of the facts

(Translation of “distort” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈstoːt/

to make or become twisted out of shape

retorcer, deformar
Her face was distorted with pain
Metal distorts under stress.

to make (sound) indistinct and unnatural

Her voice sounded distorted on the telephone.
distortion /-ʃən/ noun

distorsión, deformación

(Translation of “distort” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)