: to understand wrongly
— mis·in·ter·pre·ta·tion \-ˌtər-prə-ˈtā-shən, -pə-\ noun
Examples of MISINTERPRET
- He claims that his statements have been misinterpreted by the media.
- Her silence should not be misinterpreted as consent.
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Related to MISINTERPRET
- bend, color, cook, distort, falsify, fudge, garble, misrelate, misrepresent, misstate, pervert, slant, twist, warp
- appreciate, apprehend, catch, comprehend, conceive, fathom, get, grasp, grok, know, make out, penetrate, perceive, savvy, see, seize, take in, understand
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