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English definition of “misunderstand”


verb [I/T]    /mɪsˌʌn·dərˈstænd/ (past tense and past participle misunderstood  /mɪsˌʌn·dərˈstʊd/)
to fail to understand something or someone: [T] I think she misunderstood what I meant.
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