from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To apprehend incorrectly; misunderstand.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To interpret incorrectly; to misunderstand.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To take in a wrong sense; to misunderstand.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To apprehend incorrectly or wrongly; misunderstand; take in a wrong sense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. interpret in the wrong way
I am not being a wiseguy but please tell me where I misapprehend the implications of federal tort reform.
John T. Kennedy seems to misapprehend "consequentialist libertarian" -- at least as I use it and see it used.
I would venture to guess that attributing what a character says in a fictional work to the actual voice of one of the writers is the quickest way to misapprehend the work.
Anonsters says: neurodoc: Did I misapprehend them as discounting, if not dismissing, the significance of this terrorist attack?
May 4, 2010, 11: 43 pm neurodoc says: neurodoc: Did I misapprehend them as discounting, if not dismissing, the significance of this terrorist attack?
Did I misapprehend them as discounting, if not dismissing, the significance of this terrorist attack?
Thus, do not misapprehend the Hinayana paths as being solely an obstacle to enlightenment, because the Saddharmapundarika sutra and other texts teach that they are methods for achieving Buddhahood.
According to Buddhist psychology, most of our troubles are due to our passionate desire for and attachment to things that we misapprehend as enduring entities.
Remember what I said above about rigid assumptions sometimes leading those who cling to them to misapprehend reality?
But even the rosiest glasses could not misapprehend the scene developing on the prairie, where Sam Bronfman and his brothers had discovered liquid gold.