Translation of "misapprehension" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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misapprehensionnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌmɪs.æp.rɪˈhen.ʃən/ us /ˌmɪs.æp.rəˈhen.ʃən/

a failure to understand something, or an understanding or belief about something that is not correct

[ + that ] Most industrialists labour under a misapprehension (= wrongly believe) that unrestrained economic growth can be achieved without damaging the environment. 大多数工业家会误以为不破坏环境也可以实现经济无限制的增长。

(Translation of “misapprehension” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)