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misrepresent

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmisrepresentmis‧rep‧re‧sent /ˌmɪsreprɪˈzent/ verb [transitive]  CHANGE/MAKE something DIFFERENTto deliberately give a wrong description of someone’s opinions or of a situation These statistics grossly misrepresent the reality.misrepresentation /ˌmɪsreprɪzenˈteɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable] a misrepresentation of the truth→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
misrepresentBut I feel she has been misrepresented.We wonder if any of the other signers are similarly being misrepresented as supporting this seriously flawed proposal.They also did not find evidence that Lake took any action to conceal or misrepresent his financial holdings.Your reporter has completely misrepresented my opinions about immigration.However, you have misrepresented New Zealand's position.Some sellers will attempt to misrepresent the condition of a house to buyers.Even when asked directly, as they were by Carol Hong, employees misrepresented the costs, her lawsuit alleges.In 1987, when an interim report was issued, scientists and environmentalists bitterly attacked its conclusions as misrepresenting the facts.Many women feel that the history books either ignore or misrepresent them.
From Longman Business Dictionarymisrepresentmis‧rep‧re‧sent /ˌmɪsreprɪˈzent/ verb [transitive] LAW to deliberately give false information to someone, especially in order to persuade them to enter into a contractHe was found guilty of misrepresenting the true position of his accounts.→ See Verb table
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Verb table
misrepresent
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymisrepresent
he, she, itmisrepresents
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymisrepresented
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave misrepresented
he, she, ithas misrepresented
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad misrepresented
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill misrepresent
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have misrepresented
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam misrepresenting
he, she, itis misrepresenting
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you, we, theyare misrepresenting
Past
I, he, she, itwas misrepresenting
you, we, theywere misrepresenting
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been misrepresenting
he, she, ithas been misrepresenting
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been misrepresenting
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be misrepresenting
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been misrepresenting
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