misdirection synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term misdirection:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. misdirectionnoun

    an incorrect charge to a jury given by a judge

    Synonyms:
    distraction, mismanagement

  2. misdirectionnoun

    incorrect directions or instructions

    Synonyms:
    distraction, mismanagement

  3. mismanagement, misdirectionnoun

    management that is careless or inefficient

    Synonyms:
    distraction, misdirection, mismanagement

  4. distraction, misdirectionnoun

    the act of distracting; drawing someone's attention away from something

    Synonyms:
    distraction, beguilement, misdirection, mismanagement

Editors Contribution

  1. head fake

    to appear to be doing one thing and doing another insstead.

    president lincoln head faked his potential assassins by disguising himself and arriving on a different schedule.

    Submitted by michaelhenning2 on October 28, 2021

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

embezzlement, misappropriation



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