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Polish translation of “get (hold of) the wrong end of the stick”

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get (hold of) the wrong end of the stick

to not understand a situation correctly
źle zrozumieć
My mum got the wrong end of the stick and thought that Jim was my boyfriend.Misunderstanding
Translations of “get (hold of) the wrong end of the stick”
in Russian понять что-либо неправильно…
in Turkish tersinden/ters/yanlış anlamak…
(Definition of get (hold of) the wrong end of the stick from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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