BODY DISTORTION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 The tendency to overestimate your body size or to have a bizarre perception of it. See body size overestimation- bodt image distortion. BODY DISTORTION: "Joe saw himself as suffering from body distortion." Related Psychology Terms BODY-SIZE OVERESTIMATION BODY-SIZE OVERESTIMATION BODY DISTORTION BODY IMAGE ASSESSMENT (BIA) BODY AWARENESS BODY SCHEMA BODY CONCEPT BODY AWARENESS BODY PERCEPT FUNDAMENTAL ATTRIBUTION ERROR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BODY DISTORTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/body-distortion-2/ (accessed January 25, 2021).