What does misconstrue mean?

Definitions for misconstrueˌmɪs kənˈstru; esp. Brit. mɪsˈkɒn stru

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word misconstrue.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss(verb)

    interpret in the wrong way

    "Don't misinterpret my comments as criticism"; "She misconstrued my remarks"


  1. misconstrue(Verb)

    To interpret erroneously, to understand incorrectly; to misunderstand.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misconstrue(verb)

    to construe wrongly; to interpret erroneously

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Misconstrue

    mis-kon′strōō, v.t. to construe or to interpret wrongly.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misconstrue in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misconstrue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of misconstrue

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