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Misconstruction vs. Misunderstanding

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Misconstructionnoun

A misunderstanding or misinterpretation resulting from the use of the wrong meaning of a word that has multiple meanings.

Misunderstandingnoun

A mistake as to the meaning of something or a specific point of view; erroneous interpretation or comprehension; misconception.

Misconstructionnoun

(grammar) An ungrammatical phrase.

Misunderstandingnoun

A disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.

Misconstructionnoun

Erroneous construction; wrong interpretation.

Misunderstandingnoun

Mistake of the meaning; error; misconception.

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Misconstructionnoun

a kind of misinterpretation resulting from putting a wrong construction on words or actions (often deliberately)

Misunderstandingnoun

Disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.

Misconstructionnoun

an ungrammatical constituent

Misunderstandingnoun

putting the wrong interpretation on;

‘his misinterpretation of the question caused his error’; ‘there was no mistaking her meaning’;

Misunderstandingnoun

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’;

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