Translation of "misunderstand" - English-Portuguese dictionary

misunderstand

verb uk /ˌmɪs·ʌn·dəˈstænd/ us /mɪsˌʌn·dərˈstænd/ past tense and past participle misunderstood

to not understand someone or something correctly

interpretar mal, equivocar-se
He misunderstood the question completely.

(Translation of “misunderstand” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)