English definition of “distort”
/dɪˈstɔːt/ verb [T]
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
/dɪˈstɔːʃən/ noun [C, U] › a gross distortion of the facts