distortedness

n. state of being misrepresented, pervertedness; state of being twisted, crookedness

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • distortedness — dis·tort·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • distortedness — noun see distorted * * * distortˈedness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑distort …   Useful english dictionary

  • distorted — distortedly, adv. distortedness, n. /di stawr tid/, adj. 1. not truly or completely representing the facts or reality; misrepresented; false: She has a distorted view of life. 2. twisted; deformed; misshapen. 3. mentally or morally twisted, as… …   Universalium

  • grotesqueness — gro tesque·ness || grəʊ tesknɪs n. ugliness; distortedness; oddness, strangeness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perversities — per ver·si·ty || pÉ™r vÉœrsÉ™tɪ /pÉ™ vɜː n. aberrancy, deviancy; distortedness, abnormality; stubbornness, obstinacy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • perversity — per ver·si·ty || pÉ™r vÉœrsÉ™tɪ /pÉ™ vɜː n. aberrancy, deviancy; distortedness, abnormality; stubbornness, obstinacy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pervertedness — pÉ™(r) vÉœrtɪdnɪs / vɜːt n. distortedness, state of being intentionally misconstrued …   English contemporary dictionary

  • distort — [dɪ stɔ:t] verb 1》 pull or twist out of shape. 2》 give a misleading account or impression of. 3》 change the form of (an electrical signal or sound wave) during transmission or amplification. Derivatives distorted adjective distortedly adverb… …   English new terms dictionary

  • distort — /dəsˈtɔt / (say duhs tawt) verb (t) 1. to twist awry or out of shape; make crooked or deformed. 2. to pervert; misrepresent. 3. Electronics to change (a signal waveform) so that the information is degraded. {Latin distortus, past participle}… …   Australian English dictionary

  • distort — v.tr. 1 a put out of shape; make crooked or unshapely. b distort the appearance of, esp. by curved mirrors etc. 2 misrepresent (motives, facts, statements, etc.). Derivatives: distortedly adv. distortedness n. Etymology: L distorquere distort (as …   Useful english dictionary

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