To misconstrue is to interpret something in the wrong way or to understand someone's actions or intentions differently than intended.
To cause to turn from what is considered right, good, or true; misdirect; lead astray; corrupt
To misinterpret or misunderstand:
To fail to apprehend correctly; misunderstand
interpret in the wrong way
To cause to deviate from what is normal, reasonable, or accurate:
To calculate incorrectly; miscount or misjudge
To err is defined as to make a mistake or to do something wrong.
To learn indirectly or infer, as from hearsay:
Find another word for misinterpret. In this page you can discover 19 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misinterpret, like: misconceive, misconstrue, mistake, pervert, misread, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss, misrepresent, mislead and misapply.