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English definition of “misunderstanding”

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
(Definition of misunderstanding from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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