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Rodriguez did not respond to a request for comment about his mistaken reference to Walthour’s affidavit.

This morning, to better understand what’s going on with the younger companies hoping to help you finance your next mistaken purchase, let’s check out earnings results from Klarna, Afterpay and Affirm.

Twins, siblings, doubles, assumed names, mistaken identities.

From Time

The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, revealed an unknown mummification technique, along with a strange tale of grave robbing, family devotion, and mistaken identity.

People may be inclined to travel because of a mistaken perception that the pandemic is better controlled now than it was earlier in the year.

From Time

Democrats would be mistaken to underestimate Mike Huckabee, perhaps the strongest Republican presidential contender.

Under the most charitable interpretation, his administration was simply mistaken.

Jackson volunteered this information to detectives, just before the trial, in the mistaken belief that it would help Wise.

Mapei is soft-spoken, but that should not be mistaken for modesty.

“If you looked into his background for 30 seconds,” says Bogucki, you would have seen this was a case of mistaken identity.

But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.

She fancied there was a sympathy of thought and taste between them, in which fancy she was mistaken.

It has been mistaken for Strongyloides intestinalis and for Filaria sanguinis hominis.

But the next moment I found I was mistaken, for Ethne was holding out both hands to me in greeting.

A single platelet lying upon a red corpuscle may easily be mistaken for a malarial parasite (Plate VI).


On this page you'll find 1201 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mistaken, such as: defective, false, faulty, imprecise, incorrect, and unreliable.

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