distortion(redirected from Pincushion distortion)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Pincushion distortion: Barrel Distortion
distortionnoun anamorphosis, camouflage, contortion, convolution, deception, deformation, disguise, disparity, disproportion, dissemblance, dissimilarity, dissimilitude, distortio, embroidery, exaggeration, expansion, false coloring, false conntruction, false copy, false reading, falsification, gloss, illusion, imbalance, irrelation, magnification, misapplication, misconstruction, misdirection, misinformation, misinstruction, misinterpretation, misquotation, misrepresentation, misusage, misuse of words, one-sided conception, one-sided view, overstatement, pravitas, satire, simulacrum, strained sense, stretch, travesty, twist, unlikeness, warped judgment, wrong interrretation
See also: abuse, artifice, catachresis, color, defacement, difference, error, evasion, exaggeration, fallacy, falsehood, falsification, irregularity, lie, misapplication, misrepresentation, misstatement, misusage, overstatement, parody, propaganda, sophistry, story, travesty