Translation of "mistaken" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /mɪˈsteɪ.kən/ us /mɪˈsteɪ.kən/

C1 wrong in what you believe, or based on a belief that is wrong

If you think you can keep drinking so much without damaging your health, then you're mistaken. 如果你认为可以继续喝这么多酒而不损害健康的话,你错了。
Unfortunately I was mistaken about how much it would cost. 我恐怕弄错了要花多少钱。
The negotiations continued in the mistaken belief that a peaceful agreement could be reached. 谈判在认为可以达成和平协定的错误信念下继续进行着。
a case of mistaken identity 认错人的案例

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