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misunderstanding

noun
 
 
/ˌmɪsʌndəˈstændɪŋ/
NOT UNDERSTAND [C, U] B2 If there is a misunderstanding, someone does not understand something correctly: There must have been a misunderstanding.MisunderstandingFaults and mistakes
DISAGREE [C] a slight disagreementArguments and disagreements
Translations of “misunderstanding”
in Korean 오해…
in Arabic سوء فَهم…
in Portuguese equívoco, mal-entendido…
in Catalan malentès…
in Japanese 誤解…
in Italian malinteso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 誤解, 誤會, 爭執…
in Russian недоразумение, размолвка…
in Turkish yanlış anlama, anlaşmazlık, uyuşmazlık…
in Chinese (Simplified) 误解, 误会, 曲解…
in Polish nieporozumienie…
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