Translation of "misunderstand" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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misunderstandverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˌmɪs.ʌn.dəˈstænd/ us /ˌmɪs.ʌn.dɚˈstænd/ misunderstood, misunderstood

B2 to think you have understood someone or something when you have not

If you think that these transport problems can be solved by building more roads, you completely misunderstand the nature of the problem. 如果你認為這些交通問題可以藉修築新路來解決的話,那你就完全誤解了問題的本質。
I told him I'd meet him here, but perhaps he misunderstood and went straight to the restaurant. 我跟他說我會在這裡等他,但可能他理解錯了,直接去了小酒館。

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