Thesaurus / misrepresent
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Another major claim made in the Hindenburg report is that Nikola and Milton have misrepresented the company’s efforts to develop a new kind of battery for use in electric vehicles.
NEW REPORT CLAIMS WIDESPREAD DECEPTION BY NIKOLA MOTOR AND FOUNDER TREVOR MILTONDZANEMORRISSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
By failing to take into account the serious risk of slowing and stalling, along with more rainfall, this metric can misrepresent the true danger of a storm.
SLOW, MEANDERING HURRICANES ARE OFTEN MORE DANGEROUS—AND THEY’RE GETTING MORE COMMONGRETA MORANSEPTEMBER 9, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
That was all interesting stuff but there was another part of the story that said the investigation had found that a City Councilmember had misrepresented the deal to his colleagues and the public.
MORNING REPORT: EXPLOSIVE ACCOUNT IN JAIL DEATH CASEVOICE OF SAN DIEGOSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The gentleman from New Jersey says we misrepresent our constituents.
A REPORT OF THE DEBATES AND PROCEEDINGS IN THE SECRET SESSIONS OF THE CONFERENCE CONVENTIONLUCIUS EUGENE CHITTENDEN
It has been no part of my plan to boast, exaggerate, or misrepresent anything, but to give "plain facts."
It is not always these stories are told to misrepresent facts, but it is often the case of imagination or being mistaken.
FIFTY YEARS A HUNTER AND TRAPPERELDRED NATHANIEL WOODCOCK
Did the President of that day misrepresent his party, or his successor, or has the party changed and the successor also?
THE VOTE THAT MADE THE PRESIDENTDAVID DUDLEY FIELD
But I would not attempt by any sophistry to misrepresent slavery in order to prove its dreadful wickedness.
WORDS RELATED TO MISREPRESENT
- act like
- do a take-off
- do like
- gloss over
- knock off
- make believe
- put on
- put on an act
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