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misapprehension

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌmɪsæprɪˈhenʃən/ formal
an idea or opinion about someone or something that is wrong: [+ that] He was labouring under the misapprehension (= wrongly believed) that she loved him.Misunderstanding
Translations of “misapprehension”
in Spanish malentendido, equivocación…
in French malentendu…
in German das Mißverständnis…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誤解,誤會…
in Russian неправильное представление…
in Turkish yanlış anlama…
in Chinese (Simplified) 误解,误会…
in Polish błędne przekonanie, nieporozumienie…
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