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misconstrue

verb

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to fail to understand the true or actual meaning of
  • claimed that the press had misconstrued her comments

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“Misconstrue.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/misconstrue. Accessed 20 Feb. 2020.

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