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misunderstand

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  • verbget the wrong idea
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Synonyms for misunderstand

verb get the wrong idea
  • confuse
  • miscalculate
  • misconstrue
  • misinterpret
  • misjudge
  • misread
  • confound
  • fail
  • misapply
  • misapprehend
  • misconceive
  • miss
  • mistake
  • be at cross purposes
  • be bewildered
  • be confused
  • be perplexed
  • get signals crossed
  • get signals mixed
  • get wrong
  • get wrong impression
  • miscomprehend
  • misknow
  • misreckon
  • miss the point
  • not register
  • take amiss
  • take wrongly

Antonyms for misunderstand

  • understand
  • comprehend
  • succeed
  • construe
  • get
  • grasp
  • interpret
  • perceive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to misunderstand

made a mistake

verb. slip up
  • blow it
  • blunder
  • err
  • goof
  • miscalculate
  • misconstrue
  • misestimate
  • misjudge
  • misread
  • misstep
  • misunderstand
  • muff

make a mistake

verb. slip up

makes a mistake

verb. slip up

misapprehend

verb. get the wrong idea, impression

miscalculate

verb. make a mistake

miscalculated

verb. make a mistake
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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