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misinterpret

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of MISINTERPRET

1
to change so much as to create a wrong impression or alter the meaning of <his note on this passage in the novel seriously misinterprets the author's meaning>
2
to fail to understand the true or actual meaning of <we misinterpreted the directions and ended up on the wrong side of town>

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July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
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