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Definición de “misconstrue” en inglés

misconstrue

verb [T] uk   /ˌmɪs.kənˈstruː/ formal us  
to form a false understanding of the meaning or intention of something that someone does or says: She said Harris had misconstrued her comments. Their caution was misconstrued as cowardice.
(Definition of misconstrue from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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