Miscomprehend
Miscomprehend Mis*com`pre*hend", v. t. To get a wrong idea of or about; to misunderstand. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • miscomprehend — index misapprehend Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • miscomprehend — verb Misunderstand …   Wiktionary

  • miscomprehend — v. comprehend incorrectly, misunderstand, get the wrong idea about something …   English contemporary dictionary

  • miscomprehend — mis·comprehend …   English syllables

  • miscomprehend — (|) ̷ ̷+ transitive verb Etymology: mis (I) + comprehend : to get a wrong idea of or about : misunderstand miscomprehended the point of the lecture …   Useful english dictionary

  • Misunderstand — Mis*un der*stand (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[a^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Misunderstood} (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[oo^]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misunderstanding}.] To misconceive; to mistake; to miscomprehend; to take in a wrong sense. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misunderstanding — Misunderstand Mis*un der*stand (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[a^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Misunderstood} (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[oo^]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misunderstanding}.] To misconceive; to mistake; to miscomprehend; to take in a wrong sense.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misunderstood — Misunderstand Mis*un der*stand (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[a^]nd ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Misunderstood} (m[i^]s*[u^]n d[ e]r*st[oo^]d ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Misunderstanding}.] To misconceive; to mistake; to miscomprehend; to take in a wrong sense.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misapprehend — I verb be deceived, be in error, be misled, be mistaken, blunder, confuse, distort, err, fail to understand, have the wrong impression, miscalculate, miscomprehend, misconceive, misconstrue, misdeem, misinterpret, misjudge, misreckon, mistake,… …   Law dictionary

  • misunderstand — I (Roget s IV) v. Syn. err, misconceive, misinterpret, miscomprehend, misjudge, miscalculate, misreckon, misapply, misconstrue, be at crosspurposes, be perplexed, be bewildered, confuse, confound, have the wrong impression, fail to understand,… …   English dictionary for students

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