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misintelligence

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Ignorance; faulty intelligence or knowledge.
  • noun Wrong or false information.
  • noun Misunderstanding; disagreement.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Wrong information; misinformation.
  • noun obsolete Disagreement; misunderstanding.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete Wrong information; misinformation
  • noun obsolete Disagreement; misunderstanding.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

mis- +‎ intelligence

Examples

  • In such an air it had seemed that no petty egotism could hamper their growth, no misintelligence obscure their love; yet all the while this pure happiness had been unfolding against a sordid background of falsehood and intrigue from which his soul turned with loathing.

    The Fruit of the Tree

  • And so she was committed -- the more helplessly for her dense misintelligence of both sides of the question -- to the policy of conciliating the opposing influences which had so uncomfortably chosen to fight out their case on the field of her poor little existence: theoretically siding with her husband, but surreptitiously, as he well knew, giving aid and comfort to the enemy, who were really defending her own cause.

    The Fruit of the Tree

  • I showed one or two of them to a person since my recovery, who may have mentioned them, and occasioned Mr. Lort's misintelligence.

    The Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford — Volume 4

  • It’s sheer thumbing-your-nose perversity that the neocons are greeting him as a hero after wasting our taxpayer dollars buying his ‘Curveball’ misintelligence that BushCo used to get us into a war that didn’t need to be fought.

    Think Progress » Durbin: Don’t Be Surprised If “The Chalabi Motorcade Speeds Up When They Pass the Department of Justice”

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