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misunderstand

verb /misandəˈstӕnd/ ( past tense, past participle misunderstood /-ˈstud/)
to take a wrong meaning from
entender mal, interpretar mal
She misunderstood what I said.
misunderstanding noun (a) confusion or mistake
malentendido
a misunderstanding about the date of the meeting.
a slight quarrel
malentendido
They had a little misunderstanding over a parking space.
Translations of “misunderstand”
in Korean 오해하다…
in Arabic يُسيء الفَهم…
in French mal comprendre…
in Italian capire male…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誤解, 誤會…
in Russian неправильно понять…
in Turkish yanlış/ters anlamak…
in Polish źle rozumieć, nie rozumieć…
in Portuguese interpretar mal, equivocar-se…
in German mißverstehen…
in Catalan entendre malament…
in Japanese 誤解する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 误解, 曲解…
(Definition of misunderstand from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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