misrepresentation

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false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone's words or actions calumniation , calumny , defamation , hatchet job , obloquy , traducement
misrepresentation or alteration of the true results of an election election fraud
showy misrepresentation intended to conceal something unpleasant facade , window dressing
(law) an offense involving intent to defraud and false representation and obtaining property as a result of that misrepresentation false pretence , false pretense
verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way hanky panky , hocus-pocus , jiggery-pokery , skulduggery , skullduggery , slickness , trickery
simplification that goes too far (to the point of misrepresentation) oversimplification , simplism
long and elaborate misrepresentation snow job
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