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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have failed to interpret correctly.

Usage examples (38)
  • There is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear it.
  • A misunderstood criticism
  • Tate Britain "misunderstood" a piece of art it took out of a show to avoid religious offence, its creator said.
  • On Monday's Mad Money, Cramer looked at the case of Amazon which he described as a misunderstood and underestimated stock. for more
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