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Chinese (Traditional) translation of “misunderstand”

misunderstand

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ˌmɪs.ʌn.dəˈstænd/ US  /-dɚ-/ (misunderstood)
to think you have understood someone or something when you have not
誤解;誤會
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 pub.
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。
Misunderstanding
(Definition of misunderstand from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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