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misunderstanding

Noun

1 putting the wrong interpretation on; "his misinterpretation of the question caused his error"; "there was no mistaking her meaning" [syn: misinterpretation, mistaking]
2 an understanding of something that is not correct; "he wasn't going to admit his mistake"; "make no mistake about his intentions"; "there must be some misunderstanding--I don't have a sister" [syn: mistake, misapprehension]

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Noun

  1. A disagreement, particularly a public one.

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Verb

misunderstanding
  1. present participle of misunderstand

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