Examples of misunderstand in a Sentence
Don't misunderstand me—I'm not criticizing your decision.
He feels that the critics have completely misunderstood his movies.
She expressed herself in clear terms that no one could misunderstand.
Recent Examples of misunderstand from the Web
What product in your domain is misunderstood and should be a best seller?
The student whose statement was misunderstood did nothing wrong and is not in trouble.
In the media, it’s been misunderstood, many Antiochians say.
Good money is on the Department of Justice finding that there are good people on both sides and that the tiki-torch-wielding white supremacists are really misunderstood, good kids just finding their way.
To have misunderstood it on this scale — five versus six million — seemed impossible.
Besides offering verdant views, the lakes naturally cool the region, creating a climate suitable for the beloved and often-misunderstood grape variety.
Brain injuries are serious and often misunderstood by the general public.
Lindberg said one common misunderstanding residents have is thinking that the district gets more money because more homes are being built and more people are moving into the area.
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First Known Use of misunderstand
MISUNDERSTAND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of misunderstand for English Language Learners
: to fail to understand (someone or something) correctly
MISUNDERSTAND Defined for Kids
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