Bedeutung von "mistake someone for someone" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch

mistake someone for someone

phrasal verb with mistake us /mɪˈsteɪk/ verb (present participle mistaking, past tense mistook, past participle mistaken)

to think that someone is a different person:

People sometimes mistake him for a girl.

(Definition von "mistake someone for someone" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)