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Synonyms for misread
mɪsˈrid; -ˈrɛdmis·read

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misreadverb

    read or interpret wrongly

    "He misread the data"


  2. misread, misinterpretverb

    interpret wrongly

    "I misread Hamlet all my life!"

    misunderstand, misapprehend, misconstrue, misinterpret, misconceive, be amiss

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  1. List of paraphrases for "misread":

    misinterpret, misconstrue

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How to use misread in a sentence?

  1. Robert Daly:

    They're not simply going to swoon over whichever country, Ambassador Guajardo know, offers them more money or more PPE, i just think that's a gross misread and we're way beyond that. These countries have complex interests and complex understandings of geopolitics.

  2. Fox News:

    Bragg has misread the room, there isn’t a Manhattan juror who would vote to convict a hardworking man who acted in self-defense.

  3. Jedd Fisch:

    There was a misread in coverage, the backside safety rolled over the top and went post-high.

  4. A. A. Attanasio:

    Silence is a text easy to misread.

  5. Shaun McGrath:

    When the event happened on Wednesday, the people on the ground misinterpreted, misread the severity of the impact, we misjudged, and this is something that I'm owning up to.

Translations for misread

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  • meelhaihManx
  • неправильно прочитатьRussian

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