Significado de “misdirect” - Diccionario inglés

misdirect en inglés británico

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misdirectverb [ T ]

uk /ˌmɪs.daɪˈrekt/ /ˌmɪs.dɪˈrekt/ us /ˌmɪs.daɪˈrekt/ /ˌmɪs.dɪˈrekt/

to send something to the wrong place or aim something in the wrong direction:

My luggage was misdirected to a different airport.
Vilas misdirected the shot, and the ball went over the net.

to use something in a way that is not suitable or right:

The report accuses the charity of misdirecting large quantities of aid.

to be wrong in how you feel or act in a situation:

The public's admiration is misdirected, as he has done nothing to deserve it.
misdirection
noun [ U ] uk /ˌmɪs.daɪˈrek.ʃən/ /ˌmɪs.dɪˈrek.ʃən/ us /ˌmɪs.daɪˈrek.ʃən/ /ˌmɪs.dɪˈrek.ʃən/

the misdirection of financial resources

(Definición de misdirect de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

misdirect en inglés de negocios

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misdirectverb [ T ]

uk /ˌmɪsdɪˈrekt/ us

to send something to the wrong place or in the wrong direction:

If people are worried about payments being misdirected, they can opt to use direct deposit.
The publisher often lost or misdirected orders.

to use something in a way that is not right or legal:

The chief executive faces charges that he misdirected cash.
misdirection

a misdirection of resources

(Definición de misdirect de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)