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English definition of “misrepresent”

misrepresent

verb [T]
 
 
/ˌmɪsreprɪˈzent/
to say things that are not true about someone or something: He claims that the article misrepresented his views.Dishonest
misrepresentation
 
 
/ˌmɪsreprɪzenˈteɪʃən/ noun [C, U]
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