Translation of "misunderstand" - English-Spanish dictionary

misunderstand

verb uk /ˌmɪs·ʌn·dəˈstænd/ (past tense and past participle misunderstood)

to not understand someone or something correctly

entender mal, malinterpretar
He misunderstood the question completely.

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

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.

(Translation of “misunderstand” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)