misapprehend

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verb mis·ap·pre·hend \(ˌ)mis-ˌa-pri-ˈhend\

Definition of misapprehend

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to apprehend wrongly :  misunderstand

misapprehension

play \-ˈhen(t)-shən\ noun

Examples of misapprehend in a Sentence

  1. unfortunately, the message that the artist was trying to convey has been misapprehended by many museum patrons

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First Known Use of misapprehend

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