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misinterpretation

Definitions

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  • n. An instance of misinterpreting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of interpreting erroneously; a mistaken interpretation.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Erroneous interpretation; a wrong understanding or explanation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. putting the wrong interpretation on

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Examples

  • At the same time, Mr Karzai rejected what he called the misinterpretation of the law by Western journalists.

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  • Karzai rejected what he called the misinterpretation of the law

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  • The "misinterpretation" - that lead to a 15 cents, or 7.3 percent, drop to 1.85 euros of Unicredit shares in trading today in Milan - was the result of a report from Moscow-based Interfax to the effect that UniCredit was about to sign an agreement with Russia's central bank to get compensation for losses on interbank operations.

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  • … but if misinformation leading to misinterpretation is being too regular, you know, like, “hey it†™ s alright, no problem, that happens all the time”, I think someone should do something about it.

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  • Desert_, p. 550.] [Footnote 272: Disciples of Seedy ben Isa, whose sanctuary is at Fas, and who possess the art of fascinating serpents.] [Footnote 273: N.B. This is a misinterpretation of the Arabic words here used, which, literally translated, signify, _God alone, is great!

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  • Yes, it was sort of a deliberate misinterpretation, which is why I put the smiley emoticon on it.

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  • It was simply a rupture caused by misinterpretation, that is easy to fix relatively.

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  • The result of such misinterpretation, which is that resulted the Review Board took in a decision by the Review Board to condone "late applications" to the Board for benefits, which were subsequently approved by the Board and benefits were granted benefits.

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  • The attempt to clarify that women will not be forced to view ultrasound images was prompted by what some have described as a misinterpretation of the original bill that made some worry it went too far.

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  • No; -- nor is there any sin more fearfully avenged on men and Nations than that same, which indeed includes and presupposes all manner of sins: the sin which our old pious fathers called "judicial blindness;" -- which we, with our light habits, may still call misinterpretation of the Time that now is; disloyalty to its real meanings and monitions, stupid disregard of these, stupid adherence active or passive to the counterfeits and mere current semblances of these.

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