Translation of "misinterpret" - English-Spanish dictionary

misinterpret

verb uk /ˌmɪs.ɪnˈtɜː.prɪt/ us /-ˈtɝː-/

to form an understanding that is not correct of something that is said or done

interpretar mal, malinterpretar
My speech has been misinterpreted by the press.
When we re-examined the regulations, we realized that we had misinterpreted them.
misinterpretation noun uk /ˌmɪs.ɪnˌtɜː.prɪˈteɪ.ʃən/ us /-ˌtɝː-/

mala interpretación
The statement is unclear and open to misinterpretation (= could easily be misinterpreted).

(Translation of “misinterpret” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)