a case of mistaken identity

noun phrase

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: a situation due to being mistaken for someone else Her arrest was a case of mistaken identity.

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“A case of mistaken identity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20case%20of%20mistaken%20identity. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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