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Another word for belie

  1. To give an inaccurate view of by representing falsely or misleadingly

      1. To turn or twist; esp., to pull or force away violently with a twisting motion
      2. To obtain or remove by pulling with twisting movements:
      3. To distort or change the true meaning, purpose, use, etc. of; pervert; twist
      1. To give a twist, turn, or pull:
      2. To twist, pull, or jerk suddenly and violently
      3. To turn using a wrench:
      1. To turn aside from the true, natural, or right course
      2. To bend or twist out of shape; distort
      3. To turn or twist (wood, for example) out of shape; deform.
      1. To wrench or sprain:
      2. To give spiral shape to by turning the ends in opposite directions
      3. To interlock or interlace:
      1. To cause to turn from what is considered right, good, or true; misdirect; lead astray; corrupt
      2. To turn to an improper use; misuse
      3. To change or misapply the meaning of; misinterpret; distort; twist
      1. To state incorrectly or falsely
      1. To represent falsely; give an untrue or misleading idea of
      2. To give an incorrect or misleading representation of.
      3. To represent falsely; to inaccurately portray something.
      1. To supply in large quantities; give much of something to
      2. To add weight to, esp. so as to make one end or one side heavier
      3. To add (an adulterant, filler, etc.) to
      1. To declare or prove to be false.
      2. To tell falsehoods; lie
      3. To make false by altering or adding to:
      1. To modify (a wave, sound, signal, etc.) so as to produce an unfaithful reproduction
      2. To twist out of a proper or natural relation of parts; misshape:
      3. To twist out of shape; change the usual or normal shape, form, or appearance of
      1. To become red in the face; redden or blush.
      2. To take on color.
      3. To impart color to or change the color of.
  2. To prove or show to be false

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Another word for belie

  1. To mislead

  2. To contradict