Translation of "misconception" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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misconceptionnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌmɪs.kənˈsep.ʃən/ us /ˌmɪs.kənˈsep.ʃən/

an idea that is wrong because it has been based on a failure to understand a situation

We hope our work will help to change popular misconceptions about disabled people. 我们希望我们的工作有助于改变一般人对残疾人的错误看法。
[ + that ] I'd like to clear up the common misconception that older workers don't know how to use technology. 我想消除一种普遍的误解,即认为美国社会是以金钱为基础的。

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