A confused or disordered condition; mess, jumble, etc.
A fallacious or illogical argument or conclusion.
The definition of fallible is capable of making mistakes or errors.
A blatant mistake or misjudgment.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of sophists.
The definition of erroneous is something that is incorrect or in error.
An instance of being confused:
(US) To make a mistake in.
To count or estimate incorrectly.
To make too low an estimate of the quantity, degree, or worth of:
To construe wrongly; misinterpret or misunderstand
Misinterpret is defined as to incorrectly describe or understand something.
The definition of a blunder is a foolish mistake.
To overlook is defined as to look at from a high place, or to miss something by mistake or on purpose.
To esteem too greatly.
To fail to apprehend correctly; misunderstand
To spoil by poor work or poor performance; bungle
To speak crossly; to talk in rude, surly terms.
To combine or join:
(Intransitive) to step badly or incorrectly
An error in conduct or thinking; a mistake.
To err is defined as to make a mistake or to do something wrong.
To read wrongly
An instance of being inadvertent; an oversight.
A social blunder
An inaccurate explanation, interpretation, or report; a misunderstanding.
A false belief or opinion:
The act by which things are confounded, or confused.
The illegal misuse of money or property in lawful keeping.
Something that perplexes:
A confusion; jumble
To pass gradually or smoothly; slip:
A statement or an argument based on a false or invalid inference.
The definition of a misperception is a mistaken belief, idea or interpretation about something.
Fault means a mistake or a weakness.
To let go
To conceive wrongly; interpret incorrectly; misunderstand
Tangle is defined as to fight, trap, or make a knot.
The definition of adrift is someone or something moving aimlessly without power, direction or restrictions.
Based on error; wrong:
A person who buys commodities or securities in anticipation of a rise in prices or who tries by speculative purchases to effect such a rise.
The definition of a malapropism is using the wrong word for something, especially one that sounds similar.
A mistaken thought, idea, or notion; a misunderstanding:
(Idiomatic) To prepare something from ingredients that are mixed.
To work or act ineptly or inefficiently.
To fail to distinguish between; mistake the identity of
The definition of an illusion is an idea or something you can see that isn’t real.
To judge wrongly or unfairly
To come upon accidentally or unexpectedly:
The quality of being established as true:
The achievement of something desired, planned, or attempted:
A demonstration of the truth of a mathematical or logical statement, based on axioms and theorems derived from those axioms.
Interpret is defined as to translate or explain what something means.
(Obsolete) To pass to a person by way of inheritance.
The definition of comprehend means to understand the meaning or to include someone or something as a part.
mix up, misunderstand
To make something plain or comprehensible:
To become aware of the intended meaning of (a person or remark, for example):
mix up, misunderstand
An amount or quantity added or subtracted in order to correct.
Something deduced by calculating; estimate; plan
The quality of being in accordance with experience, facts, or reality; conformity with fact
To become aware of (something) directly through any of the senses, especially sight or hearing:
Familiarity, awareness, or understanding gained through experience or study:
To make or put right:
The definition of a misunderstanding is a situation where something is not understood properly, or a quarrel or disagreement.
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