Misexpound
Misexpound Mis`ex*pound", v. t. To expound erroneously. [1913 Webster]

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  • misexpound — misexˈpound, v. [mis 1 1.] trans. To expound wrongly. [see prec.] …   Useful english dictionary

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  • misapply — Synonyms and related words: abuse, argue insincerely, befoul, contort, convert, debase, defalcate, defile, desecrate, distort, divert, do amiss, embezzle, foul, garble, get one wrong, get wrong, gloss, maladminister, misapprehend, misappropriate …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • misconceive — Synonyms and related words: contort, distort, garble, get one wrong, get wrong, gloss, make a miscue, make a mistake, misapply, misapprehend, miscite, misconstrue, miscue, misdeem, misexplain, misexplicate, misexpound, misidentify, misinterpret,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misconstrue — Synonyms and related words: bias, color, contort, distort, err, garble, get one wrong, get wrong, gloss, judge amiss, misapply, misappreciate, misapprehend, miscalculate, miscite, miscompute, misconceive, misconjecture, misdeem, misdirect,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misinterpret — Synonyms and related words: bias, bugger up, color, contort, distort, err, garble, get one wrong, get wrong, gloss, judge amiss, make a miscue, make a mistake, misapply, misappreciate, misapprehend, miscalculate, miscite, miscompute, misconceive …   Moby Thesaurus

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