Examples of misapprehend in a Sentence
unfortunately, the message that the artist was trying to convey has been misapprehended by many museum patrons
Recent Examples of misapprehend from the Web
This is a silly parlor game that misapprehends James’s gifts, which have never been those of a pure scorer.
Yet by the same logic, giving Washington and Jefferson a pass for being slaveholders misapprehends a moral problem embedded in our nation at its conception.
This isn’t just shooting your mouth off on the stump—this is the nation’s top lawyer completely misapprehending what judges do and what states are.
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First Known Use of misapprehend
Synonymsmisunderstand, misconstrue, misinterpret, misknow, misperceive, misread, miss, mistake
Antonymsappreciate, apprehend, catch, comprehend, conceive, fathom, get, grasp, grok, know, make out, penetrate, perceive, savvy, see, seize, take in, understand
Related Wordsmisconceive, misdeem, misjudge; mishear
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