Miscolor Mis*col"or, v. t. To give a wrong color to. [1913 Webster]

2. [figuratively] To set forth erroneously or unfairly; to misrepresent; as, to miscolor facts. --C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • miscolor — index camouflage, cloak, distort, falsify, misinform, misrepresent, slant Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton …   Law dictionary

  • miscolor — [mis kul′ər] vt. 1. to give a wrong color to 2. to give a false account of; misrepresent …   English World dictionary

  • miscolor — /mis kul euhr/, v.t. 1. to give a wrong color to. 2. to misrepresent: She miscolored the facts. [1800 10; MIS 1 + COLOR] * * * …   Universalium

  • miscolor — mis·color …   English syllables

  • miscolor — mis•col′or v. t …   From formal English to slang

  • miscolor — (ˈ)mis+ transitive verb Etymology: mis (I) + color : to give a wrong color to : misrepresent miscolored the facts in order to win the jury s sympathy * * * /mis kul euhr/, v.t. 1. to give a wrong color to. 2. to misrep …   Useful english dictionary

  • misrepresent — mis·rep·re·sent /mis ˌre pri zent/ vt: to make a misrepresentation about vi: to make a misrepresentation mis·rep·re·sen·ta·tive / ˌre pri zen tə tiv/ adj mis·rep·re·sen·ter n Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • camouflage — I verb adumbrate, alter the appearance of, assume a mask, be concealed, becloud, becurtain, bedim, befog, bemask, blanket, blind, bury, change the face of, cloak, close the curtain, cloud, color, conceal, couch, cover, cover up, curtain, deceive …   Law dictionary

  • cloak — I verb beguile, belie, blind, bluff, bury, camouflage, cloud, conceal, conceal the truth, construe falsely, couch, cover, cover up, curtain, deceive, decoy, disguise, dissemble, dissimulare, dissimulate, distort, divert, dress up, dupe, eclipse,… …   Law dictionary

  • distort — I verb bend, camouflage, caricature, change out of recognition, change the face of, conceal, contort, corrupt, deform, disguise, disproportion, dissemble, distorquere, exaggerate, falsify, give a false idea, give a false impression, give a… …   Law dictionary

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