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ˌmɪs ʌn dərˈstʊdmis·un·der·stood

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misunderstoodadjective

    wrongly understood

    "a misunderstood criticism"; "a misunderstood question"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misunderstood

    of Misunderstand


  1. Misunderstood

    "Misunderstood" is a song by British pop singer Robbie Williams, it was released as the second single from Williams' hits compilation Greatest Hits in late 2004, peaking at number 8 in the UK Singles Chart. The song was also featured on the Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason soundtrack.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misunderstood in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misunderstood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of misunderstood in a Sentence

  1. Teresa Taylor:

    I think that grief is misunderstood. It's more than just you're not pregnant again or another negative test. There's a whole emotional side to it.

  2. Henry Louis Mencken:

    But any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood, and that is what happened to Jesus.

  3. H.L. Mencken:

    Any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood.

  4. Mark Ronson:

    I do not consider Mark Ronson part of any marginalized community, and I apologize if anybody misunderstood or took offense to it.

  5. Paul Offit:

    There was concern this would be misunderstood -- that people would think myocarditis was associated with vaccine, a colleague who was on the call said' This could put the kibosh on teenage vaccination.'.

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