To misconstrue is to interpret something in the wrong way or to understand someone's actions or intentions differently than intended.
Misinterpret is defined as to incorrectly describe or understand something.
To misinterpret or misunderstand:
To learn indirectly or infer, as from hearsay:
To fail to apprehend correctly; misunderstand
interpret in the wrong way
To calculate incorrectly; miscount or misjudge
To err is defined as to make a mistake or to do something wrong.
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