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Another word for misconstrue

  1. To understand incorrectly

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Another word for misconstrue

      1. To cause to turn away from what is right, proper, or good; debase:
      2. To corrupt (someone) morally.
      3. To interpret incorrectly; misconstrue or distort:
      1. To twist out of a proper or natural relation of parts; misshape:
      2. To cause to deviate from what is normal, reasonable, or accurate:
      3. To cause distortion in (a signal or waveform, for example).
      1. To consider, represent, or cause to appear as larger, more important, or more extreme than is actually the case; overstate:
      2. To make overstatements.