I am sure our own people will not misunderstand, nor will the world misconstrue.
Cadge thinks me still betrothed to John, so she affected to misunderstand.
"You do not offend, but you misunderstand me," said Belinda.
He said he didn't want me to misunderstand him and think he liked me, because he doesn't.
But of course I misunderstand people if they won't explain themselves.