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
Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
The world only goes round by misunderstanding.
Your Misunderstanding creates your Understanding!”
The proper basis for marriage is a mutual misunderstanding.
Living is easy with eyes closed, misunderstanding all you see.
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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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