To misconstrue is to interpret something in the wrong way or to understand someone's actions or intentions differently than intended.
To err is defined as to make a mistake or to do something wrong.
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 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, understand, err, pervert, misread, misunderstand, misapprehend, be amiss and misrepresent.