in the mistaken/erroneous belief that

Definition of in the mistaken/erroneous belief that

  1. :  being mistaken in thinking that Many people arrived early in the mistaken/erroneous belief that free tickets would be available.

Word by Word Definitions

mistakeplay mistaken
  1. :  to blunder in the choice of

    :  to misunderstand the meaning or intention of :  misinterpret

    :  to make a wrong judgment of the character or ability of

  1. :  a wrong judgment :  misunderstanding

    :  a wrong action or statement proceeding from faulty judgment, inadequate knowledge, or inattention

erroneousplay
  1. :  containing or characterized by error :  mistaken

    :  wandering

beliefplay
  1. :  a state or habit of mind in which trust or confidence is placed in some person or thing

    :  something that is accepted, considered to be true, or held as an opinion :  something believed

    :  a tenet or body of tenets held by a group


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