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Synonyms for misstate



Synonyms for misstate

to give an inaccurate view of by representing falsely or misleadingly

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state something incorrectly

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Her comments on Atlas Shrugged seem to repeat the long tradition of critics who misstate and trash the concepts so clearly spelled out in the novel.
An adjustment to correct the entire year-end error in the balance sheet may materially misstate current period income statement amounts.
Specifically we examined whether the extent of corroboration for management's explanation for the fluctuation and the presence of an explicit incentive for management to misstate the financial statements influenced auditors' decisions to revise their audit plans.
To the extent that registrants intentionally misstate immaterial items, they potentially violate provisions of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, which mandates the use of accurate and reasonably detailed records as the basis for financial statements.
The tax law provides limited protection to taxpayers whose spouses intentionally misstate their joint tax liabilities.
"An entry to the 'This and That' feature on page 40 this weekend about the increasing popularity of regional Japanese fare in America misstates one way in which an udon-noodle dish is served at TsuruTonTan.
But Politifact has been (http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/lists/people/comparing-hillary-clinton-donald-trump-truth-o-met/) tracking the candidates' statements for veracity and concluded Trump misstates facts far more often than Clinton.
For instance, Mann illustrates a short discussion of serious staphylococcal infections with the case of the puppeteer Jim Henson (who actually died of a fulminant group A streptococcal pneumonia); he misstates the name of the first neuraminidase inhibitor to be marketed for influenza infections (the drug is zanamivir, not anamivir, and warrants nowhere near the degree of enthusiasm lavished on it); he warns that the major toxicity of the tetracycline family of drugs is copious gastrointestinal blood loss (upset, yes; bleeding, no).