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misapprehension

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of misapprehension

  1. 1 a failure to understand correctly tried to eliminate all misapprehensions about the planned riverfront development Synonyms of misapprehension incomprehension, misunderstanding, misconstruction, misconstruing, misimpression, misinterpretation, misknowledge, misreadingWords Related to misapprehension astigmatism, misconception, misperception, misprision, mistakeNear Antonyms of misapprehension appreciation, apprehension, comprehension, conception, grasp, grokking, knowledge, perception, prehension, understanding; awareness, consciousness, realization

  2. 2 a wrong judgment a common misapprehension about how our language functions Synonyms of misapprehension mistake, miscalculation, misjudging, misjudgment, misstep, slip, slipupWords Related to misapprehension blunder, boner, boob [British], clinker, errancy, error, fault, flub, fumble, gaffe, goof, inaccuracy, lapse, miscue, stumble, trip; foul-up, muff; misstatement; misconception, misconstruction, misconstruing, misimpression, misinterpretation, misprision, misunderstanding



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