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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A kind of incorrect interpreting that results from putting a wrong usage on words or actions (often deliberately).

Usage examples (37)
  • Noun : to put a misconstruction upon an action
  • The term misconstruction was used by the Congress of 1791 ... as misconstruction is verifiable truth ... the historical proof.
  • Barton apologizes for 'misconstruction' of BP apology
  • I can bear thy misconstruction without resentment. for more
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