Meaning of “misrepresent” - Learner’s Dictionary

misrepresent

verb [ T ] us uk /ˌmɪsreprɪˈzent/

to say things that are not true about someone or something:

He claims that the article misrepresented his views.
misrepresentation noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˌmɪsreprɪzenˈteɪʃən/

(Definition of “misrepresent” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)