What does misconception mean?

Definitions for misconception
-kənˈsɛp ʃənmis·con·cep·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misconception(noun)

    an incorrect conception

Wiktionary

  1. misconception(Noun)

    a mistaken belief, a wrong idea

  2. Origin: misconceive + -tion

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misconception(noun)

    erroneous conception; false opinion; wrong understanding

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misconception in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misconception in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of misconception in a Sentence

  1. Wayne Derman:

    That is such a wrong misconception.

  2. Cometan:

    The passing of Time is the greatest misconception of reparation.

  3. Darren Guccione:

    This is a misconception because their identity is the very' value' that is at stake.

  4. Gisli Vikingsson:

    The common misconception is that we are allowing an endangered species to be hunted.

  5. Emil Cioran:

    Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others but to understand ourselves.

Images & Illustrations of misconception

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