Synonyms to throw a curve

misdirect, be negligent, bias, bowl a googly, color, corrupt, garble, lead astray, maladminister, misaddress, misadminister, misadvise, misconduct, misconstrue, miseducate, misgovern, misguide, mishandle, misinform, misinstruct, misinterpret, mislead, mismanage, misrender, misrepresent, misrule, misteach, misuse, mystify, obfuscate, obscure, pervert, slant, strain, torture, varnish, con, deceive, defraud, delude, dupe, fool, gull, abuse, bamboozle, be untruthful, beguile, betray, bluff, bunk, cozen, debauch, defile, deflower, despoil, double-cross, draw the longbow, entice, equivocate, exaggerate