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mishear

verb [I or T] uk   /ˌmɪsˈhɪər/  us   /-ˈhɪr/ (misheard, misheard)
to fail to hear someone's words correctly or in the way that was intended and to think that something different was said: I'm sure I didn't say that! You must have misheard (me).
Translations of “mishear”
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽錯,誤聽…
in Chinese (Simplified) 听错,误听…
(Definition of mishear from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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