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Misconstrue synonyms

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To give an exaggerated description or account
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  1. To give an exaggerated description or account
  2. To think, speak, or write of as greater than is really so; magnify beyond the fact; overstate
  3. To consider, represent, or cause to appear as larger, more important, or more extreme than is actually the case; overstate:
To twist out of shape; change the usual or normal shape, form, or appearance of
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  1. To twist out of shape; change the usual or normal shape, form, or appearance of
  2. To modify (a wave, sound, signal, etc.) so as to produce an unfaithful reproduction
  3. To cause to deviate from what is normal, reasonable, or accurate:
To bring into a worse condition; debase
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  1. To bring into a worse condition; debase
  2. To change or misapply the meaning of; misinterpret; distort; twist
  3. To cause to turn from what is considered right, good, or true; misdirect; lead astray; corrupt
To apprehend incorrectly; misunderstand.
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  1. To apprehend incorrectly; misunderstand.
  2. To interpret incorrectly; to misunderstand.
  3. To fail to apprehend correctly; misunderstand
  1. To misunderstand
  2. To interpret incorrectly; misunderstand.
  3. To conceive wrongly; interpret incorrectly; misunderstand
To make an incorrect interpretation; to misunderstand.
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  1. To make an incorrect interpretation; to misunderstand.
  2. To interpret or explain wrongly.
  3. To interpret wrongly; understand or explain incorrectly
To read wrongly
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  1. To read wrongly
  2. To misinterpret or misunderstand:
  3. To misinterpret or misunderstand
(Intransitive) To commit an unintentional error; to do or think something wrong.
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  1. (Intransitive) To commit an unintentional error; to do or think something wrong.
  2. To understand or perceive wrongly; interpret or judge incorrectly
  3. To understand wrongly, taking one thing for another, or someone for someone else.
To understand incorrectly, while thinking one has understood correctly.
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  1. To understand incorrectly, while thinking one has understood correctly.
  2. To fail to understand correctly; misinterpret
Find another word for misconstrue. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misconstrue, like: exaggerate, distort, pervert, mistake, misunderstand, misapprehend, misconceive, misinterpret, misread, mistake and misunderstand.