construal

noun

con·​stru·​al kən-ˈstrü-əl How to pronounce construal (audio)
: interpretation sense 1
political construals of reality R. J. Neuhaus

Word History

First Known Use

1948, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of construal was in 1948

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“Construal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/construal. Accessed 26 Nov. 2022.

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