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Bardsley misread the flight of the ball, coming off her line but failing to punch it away.
ROSE LAVELLE DAZZLES IN HER NWSL RETURN WITH OL REIGN, BUT THE SPIRIT GETS THE WINSTEVEN GOFFMAY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We were surprised, declined, and then privately rolled our eyes at how we’d been misread.
I DIDN'T CONSIDER MY MARRIAGE INTERRACIAL. BUT I WASN'T BEING TOTALLY HONEST WITH MYSELFNAIMA COSTERMARCH 4, 2021TIME
You can also call the police yourself, but be aware that they can misread the situation and cause even more harm themselves.
HOW TO BREAK FREE OF THE BYSTANDER EFFECT AND HELP SOMEONE IN TROUBLETARA SANTORAMARCH 2, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
If you receive a rude email, pick up the phone and let the sender’s tone of voice tell you if you were misreading it.
VIDEO CONFERENCES ARE HERE TO STAY, EVEN AFTER WE GO BACK TO THE OFFICE. GET USED TO IT.KARLA MILLERFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
However, on the first play of the next drive, Tagovailoa misread an option play, and Indiana dropped him in the end zone for a safety.
MARYLAND FOOTBALL, SHORTHANDED BUT BACK IN ACTION AFTER OUTBREAK, IS ROUTED BY NO. 12 INDIANAEMILY GIAMBALVONOVEMBER 29, 2020WASHINGTON POST
If this were a type and instance of hopeless love he had certainly misread all the songs and sayings.
HILDASARAH JEANETTE DUNCAN
He misread words and letters of the MS., although he had two transcripts.
THE TRANSLATIONS OF BEOWULFCHAUNCEY BREWSTER TINKER
She had a way of yielding so quickly, when it was right and best, very flattering to a man in love and easily misread.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD SALEMAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
The crown of life had been attained, the vague yearnings, the misread impulses, had found accomplishment at last.
THE LONGEST JOURNEYE. M. FORSTER
To suppose, as some hasty moralisers have done, that Charles cared for nothing but his women is to misread his character.
ANDREW MARVELLAUGUSTINE BIRRELL
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