To apprehend incorrectly; misunderstand.
To interpret or explain wrongly.
To err is defined as to make a mistake or to do something wrong.
To esteem too greatly.
To fail to distinguish between; mistake the identity of
To make a gross error in judgement.
To use or apply wrongly.
To understand wrongly; misinterpret:
Perceive is defined as to see, hear or feel something or to have an understanding of something.
To bring out the meaning of; esp., to give one's own conception of (a work of art), as in performance or criticism
To grasp mentally; understand
To be successful in coming or going:
To gather or assume from what is heard, known, etc.; infer
Find another word for misunderstands. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for misunderstands, like: misapprehends, misconceives, misinterprets, misconstrues, errs, confounds, underestimates, overestimates, confuses, miscalculates and misapplies.