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Synonyms for misconstrue
ˌmɪs kənˈstru; esp. Brit. mɪsˈkɒn stru

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss(verb)

    interpret in the wrong way

    "Don't misinterpret my comments as criticism"; "She misconstrued my remarks"

    Synonyms:
    misread, misunderstand, misapprehend, misinterpret, misconceive, be amiss

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. misconstrue(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    mistranslate, misrender

  2. misconstrue(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    misinterpret, explain wrongly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    misinterpret, misread

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