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Surveys indicate that a growing number of Americans view partisan opponents not only as misguided but also as agents of evil.
MADELEINE ALBRIGHT: 'US VS. THEM' THINKING IS TEARING AMERICA APART. BUT HERE'S WHY I'M STILL HOPEFUL ABOUT THE FUTUREMADELEINE ALBRIGHTJANUARY 15, 2021TIME
Without a significant investment in streets, sidewalks and traffic flow solutions, residents in our core communities will once again suffer most from noble but misguided attempts to increase our housing supply and put downward pressure on rents.
WHAT THE CENSUS TAUGHT ME ABOUT THE NIMBY VS. YIMBY DEBATEPAUL KRUEGERDECEMBER 14, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Bringing the dog to the scene of the crime to enact the punishment is common — and is an especially misguided tactic.
FORGET EVERYTHING YOU KNOW ABOUT YOUR DOG (EP. 436)STEPHEN J. DUBNEROCTOBER 22, 2020FREAKONOMICS
People who think that we’re done sorting it out are misguided in one way or another.
THE PHYSICIST’S NEW BOOK OF LIFE - ISSUE 92: FRONTIERSMICHAEL BROOKSOCTOBER 21, 2020NAUTILUS
The solution to the resentment some fans are feeling probably isn’t a misguided form of player-club loyalty on the part of the Rays.
WILL THE BEST TEAMS MAKE FOR THE BEST WORLD SERIES?SARAH SHACHATOCTOBER 20, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Shares of startups are just not top-of-mind — often ignored or misunderstood — by many who look at gender pay inequities, although that could not be more misguided.
THE NEED FOR TRUE EQUITY IN EQUITY COMPENSATIONWALTER THOMPSONOCTOBER 16, 2020TECHCRUNCH
While such proposals acknowledge the visual stigma that ankle monitors carry for wearers, these solutions are misguided.
COVID-19 HAS LED TO A WORRISOME UPTICK IN THE USE OF ELECTRONIC ANKLE MONITORSAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 8, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Since then FUSEE has been lobbying Congress, and trying to educate anybody who will listen, about the misguided fire policy that is leading to the megafires we are seeing today.
THEY KNOW HOW TO PREVENT MEGAFIRES. WHY WON’T ANYBODY LISTEN?BY ELIZABETH WEILAUGUST 28, 2020PROPUBLICA
Because of the field’s misguided priorities, people who are trying to solve the world’s biggest challenges are not benefiting as much as they could from AI’s very real promise.
TOO MANY AI RESEARCHERS THINK REAL-WORLD PROBLEMS ARE NOT RELEVANTAMY NORDRUMAUGUST 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
But, glad as was the schemer, his delight and sense of freedom were much inferior to those of his misguided and unlucky partner.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO MISGUIDED

  • all wet
  • at fault
  • barking up wrong tree
  • confounded
  • confused
  • confused with
  • deceived
  • deluded
  • duped
  • erroneous
  • fallacious
  • false
  • faulty
  • fooled
  • ill-advised
  • illogical
  • inaccurate
  • inappropriate
  • incorrect
  • misconstrued
  • misguided
  • misinformed
  • misled
  • off base
  • off-track
  • sadly mistaken
  • tricked
  • unadvised
  • under wrong impression
  • unfounded
  • unreal
  • unsound
  • untrue
  • unwarranted
  • way-off
  • wide of mark
  • wrong
  • wrong number
  • wrongly identified
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