misjudge Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"misjudge" in British English

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misjudgeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˌmɪsˈdʒʌdʒ/
to ​form an ​opinion or ​idea about someone or something that is ​unfair or ​wrong: I ​thought he wasn't going to ​support me, but I misjudged him. Sophie ​totally misjudged the ​situation and ​behavedinappropriately. to ​guess an ​amount or ​distancewrongly
misjudgment
noun [C or U] (also misjudgement) uk   us   /-mənt/
Their ​decision to ​sell the ​house was a ​disastrous misjudgment.
(Definition of misjudge from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"misjudge" in American English

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misjudgeverb [T]

 us   /mɪsˈdʒʌdʒ/
to ​form an ​unfair or ​wrongjudgment about a ​person or thing: He ​grabbed for her ​hand, but he misjudged her quickness.
(Definition of misjudge from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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