Synonyms for Distorted:


blemished (adjective)
blistered, stained, notched, marred, Hacked, blemished, tarnished, Scored, disfigured, scraped, tainted, chipped, Scuffed, imperfect, Nicked, scratched, discolored, splotched, defaced, marked, cracked, defective, deformed, spoiled, slit, specked, abraded, pockmarked, gashed, damaged, spotted, fractured, blotched, impure, scarred, freckled, flecked, flawed, Scabbed.
crooked (adjective)
cockeyed, awry, warped, perverted.
deformed (adjective)
corrupt, irregular, disfigured, freakish, bent, awry, cockeyed, flawed, misshapen, crooked, deformed, contorted, perverse, asymmetrical, lopsided.
erroneous (adjective)
inaccurate, Misconstrued, defective, flawed, marred, false, botched, incorrect, misestimated, misjudged, mistaken, erroneous, illogical, Misconceived, fallacious, faulty, miscalculated.
exaggerated (adjective)
hyperbolic, exaggerated, embellished, overestimated, Aggrandized, burlesque, caricature, overstated, Overrated, overpraised, Overvalued, overdeveloped.
misinterpreted (adjective)
misrepresented, misinterpreted, misunderstood, misread, misquoted, mistaken, twisted, deformed, confused, garbled.
misrepresented (adjective)
Parodied, spoofed, exaggerated, faked, misrepresented, Lampooned, counterfeit.
overestimated (adjective)
embroidered, exaggerated, over-appraised, padded, Aggrandized, embellished, Overvalued, overestimated.
perverted (adjective)


distorted (noun)
disingenuous, deformed, crooked, twisted, malformed, artful, contorted, ill-shapen, misrepresented, unshapely, misshapen, perverted.


blemished (verb)
hurt, Blotted, Kinked, slitted, defected, dotted, checked.
deformed (verb)
exaggerated (verb)
stretched, Hyperbolized, Caricatured.
misinterpreted (verb)
misrepresented (verb)
Satirized, Counterfeited.
overestimated (verb)
embellished, Aggrandized, exaggerated, embroidered, Hyperbolized, padded, Overvalued, overestimated.
perverted (verb)
degraded, desecrated, warped, depraved, debased, corrupted, debauched, Abased, seduced, demoralized, vitiated, deformed, twisted, adulterated, perverted.

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Other relevant words:
disingenuous, unshapely, artful, ill-shapen, malformed.

Usage examples for distorted

  1. Unfortunately for both sides, the clear- cut issue thus raised was obscured and distorted by the presence on the throne of an ambitious young prince with a policy which threw British domestic affairs into unexampled confusion. – The Wars Between England and America by T. C. Smith
  2. For a long moment he stood there, staring in wonder at the dead, distorted face. – Warrior of the Dawn by Howard Carleton Browne
  3. His face was distorted with grief. – The Idol of Paris by Sarah Bernhardt