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misrepresentation (n.)

"unfair or dishonest account," 1640s, from mis- (1) "bad, wrong" + representation.

updated on January 30, 2019

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Definitions of misrepresentation from WordNet

misrepresentation (n.)
a misleading falsehood;
Synonyms: deceit / deception
misrepresentation (n.)
a willful perversion of facts;
Synonyms: falsification
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