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Translation of "misunderstand" - English-Spanish dictionary

misunderstand

verb   /ˌmɪs·ʌn·dəˈstænd/ ( past tense and past participle misunderstood)
to not understand someone or something correctly entender mal, malinterpretar He misunderstood the question completely.
(Definition 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.
(Definition of misunderstand from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “misunderstand”
in Korean 오해하다…
in Arabic يُسيء الفَهم…
in Malaysian salah faham…
in French mal comprendre…
in Russian неправильно понять…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誤解, 誤會…
in Italian capire male…
in Turkish yanlış/ters anlamak…
in Polish źle rozumieć, nie rozumieć…
in Vietnamese hiểu sai…
in Portuguese interpretar mal, equivocar-se…
in Thai เข้าใจผิด…
in German mißverstehen…
in Catalan entendre malament…
in Japanese 誤解する…
in Chinese (Simplified) 误解, 曲解…
in Indonesian salah mengerti, salah paham…
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