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English definition of “misread”

misread

verb [T]
 
 
/mɪsˈriːd/ (past tense and past participle misread /mɪsˈred/)
READING to make a mistake when you are reading something: He misread the cooking instructions on the packet.Reading
UNDERSTANDING to not understand something correctly: She completely misread the situation.Misunderstanding
(Definition of misread from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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