Meaning of “misread” in the English Dictionary

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misreadverb [ T ]

us /mɪsˈrid/ past tense and past participle misread /mɪsˈred/

to make a mistake when reading something, or fig. to form a wrong understanding or judgment of something:

Please correct me if I misread anything.
fig. I’m sorry I got angry – I simply misread the situation.

(Definition of “misread” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)