misinterpretation, misunderstanding, mistaking(noun)
putting the wrong interpretation on
"his misinterpretation of the question caused his error"; "there was no mistaking her meaning"
mistake, misunderstanding, misapprehension(noun)
an understanding of something that is not correct
"he wasn't going to admit his mistake"; "make no mistake about his intentions"; "there must be some misunderstanding--I don't have a sister"
A mistake as to the meaning of something; erroneous interpretation; misconception.
A disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.
mistake of the meaning; error; misconception
disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel
"Misunderstanding" is a song by British band Genesis, released on their 1980 album Duke. It reached number 14 in the US and number 42 in the UK.
The numerical value of misunderstanding in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of misunderstanding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was just a misunderstanding and once the movie is out will be cleared up.
Pixels, it was just a misunderstanding and once the movie is out will be cleared up.
It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
When we see lots of misunderstanding or prejudice against Japan's history, we'd like to at least set the record straight, we have already lost (the information war). Now we have to recover.
We thought it was necessary to correct the misunderstanding of member nations brought about by the U.S. and promote mutual understanding by responding to the organization's continual requests for negotiation.
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Translations for misunderstanding
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- سؤ تفاهمArabic
- sekaannus, väärinkäsitys, väärinymmärrysFinnish
- mì-bhreithneachadh, mì-thuigsinnScottish Gaelic
- 勘違い, 誤解Japanese
- 錯覺, 오해, 誤解, 착각Korean
- mal-entendido, confusãoPortuguese
- недоразумение, неправильное пониманиеRussian
- mescomprindance, måletindouWalloon
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