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noun as in misunderstanding

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In the next breath, however, he is decrying the press misinterpretation of his Diana script.

But like the book itself, the photo is just another an object for scrutiny, judgment and, inevitably, misinterpretation.

I lost interest in painting after that—it was an art form too open to misinterpretation.

Najafi told The Daily Beast that perceiving his song as an insult is “a 100 percent misinterpretation.”

Her online profile has done little to correct the misinterpretation.

The tone of those sentences was open to misinterpretation, and Paul guards himself against this on two sides.

And then he talked pathetically of his desire to do what was right, his dread of slander and misinterpretation.

North of that line, there is a clear cut entirely, unsusceptible of misinterpretation.

This is too broad to admit of any misinterpretation, and John again makes up his mind to continual watchfulness.

And the poet was called αοιδος So far Hesiod twice over secures the dignity of their office from misinterpretation.


On this page you'll find 37 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to misinterpretation, such as: misconception, misjudgment, confusion, delusion, error, and misapprehension.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.