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Misconception synonyms

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(Psychiatry) A false, persistent belief maintained in spite of evidence to the contrary
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  1. (Psychiatry) A false, persistent belief maintained in spite of evidence to the contrary
  2. A false belief or perception strongly held in spite of invalidating evidence, especially as a symptom of mental illness, as in schizophrenia.
  3. A false belief or opinion:
A foolish or stupid mistake
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  1. A foolish or stupid mistake
  2. A mistake typically caused by ignorance or carelessness.
(Geology) A fracture in the continuity of a rock formation caused by a shifting or dislodging of the earth's crust, in which adjacent surfaces are displaced relative to one another and parallel to the plane of fracture.
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  1. (Geology) A fracture in the continuity of a rock formation caused by a shifting or dislodging of the earth's crust, in which adjacent surfaces are displaced relative to one another and parallel to the plane of fracture.
  2. Something that mars the appearance, character, structure, etc.; defect or failing
  3. A mistake; an error:
A mistake as to the meaning of something; erroneous interpretation; misconception.
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  1. A mistake as to the meaning of something; erroneous interpretation; misconception.
  2. A disagreement or quarrel.
  3. A failure to understand; mistake of meaning or intention
Find another word for misconception. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misconception, like: misinterpretation, delusion, blunder, fault, error, mistake, misunderstanding, false impression, misapprehension, misinterpretation and misunderstanding.