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Misconstrue

Pronunciation of Misconstrue
/mɪskənstɹˈuː/, /mɪskənstɹˈuː/, /m_ɪ_s_k_ə_n_s_t_ɹ_ˈuː/

Antonyms for misconstrue:

perceive, understand, make out, comprehend, discern.

Synonyms for misconstrue:

Sense 1

misname.

Sense 2

define, distort.

Sense 3

flounder.

Sense 5

come over, SEE-IN.

Sense 16

miss.

misinterpret

misinterpret.

Other synonyms and related words:

misread, be amiss, misapprehend, Misknow, flounder, miss, define, misinterpret, misname, misunderstand, distort, misperceive.

misconstrue (noun)

misconceive, misinterpret, misunderstand, be amiss, misapprehend.

confuse (verb)

confuse, perplex, cloud, mistake, fluster, obscure, baffle, muddle.

err (verb)

fluff, err, stumble, botch, goof, misestimate, bungle, slip, misconceive, miscalculate, misjudge, trip, mar, blunder.

exaggerate (verb)

distort.

get a wrong or false impression (verb)

misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, misjudge, misinterpret, mistake, distort, misread.

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