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Synonyms for misconception
-kənˈsɛp ʃən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misconception(noun)

    an incorrect conception

    Antonyms:
    concept, conception, construct

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#11981ignorance
#22960misunderstanding
#31640fallacy
#36938misconception
#38902illiteracy
#61152misinterpretation
#61866rudeness
#63840inexperience
#105795misperception
#121757unfamiliarity
#139927misapprehension

How to use misconception in a sentence?

  1. Wayne Derman:

    People think that the Paralympics is a more benign version of the Olympic Games and that it is not as pointed, as targeted and as fierce, that is such a wrong misconception.

  2. Emil Cioran:

    Criticism is a misconception: we must read not to understand others but to understand ourselves.

  3. Brian Taylor:

    The misconception is that these declining admit rates and these increased application pools mean that it's harder and harder to get into these schools each year, it's simply not true : The fact is these colleges are just getting better and better at getting students to apply.

  4. Secretary Pompeo:

    When someone meets with Kim, they often come back sort of in awe -- realizing that he is not the crazy guy in the basement -- and with the conclusion that the US can deal with him, but due to the fact that they often go into the meeting with a misconception of Kim based on caricatures from outside intelligence community, the perceptions often shifts from one extreme to another.

  5. Cometan:

    The passing of Time is the greatest misconception of reparation.


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