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

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 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)