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Meaning of MISREAD

Pronunciation:  mis'reed

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  interpret wrongly; "I misread Hamlet all my life!"
  2. [v]  read or interpret wrongly; "He misread the data"
 

MISREAD is a 7 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: misinterpret
 
 See Also: read, scan, take

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mis*read"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Misread}; p. pr. & vb.
n. {Misreading}.]
To read amiss; to misunderstand in reading.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: catachrestic, contort, distort, distorted, do amiss, eisegetical, garble, garbled, get one wrong, get wrong, gloss, misapply, misapprehend, misapprehended, miscall, miscite, misconceive, misconceived, misconduct, misconstrue, misconstrued, miscount, misdeal, misdeem, misemploy, misexplain, misexplicate, misexpound, misfield, misinterpret, misinterpreted, misjudge, mismanage, misplay, misprint, misquote, misrender, misreport, misspell, mistake, mistaken, mistranslate, misunderstand, misunderstood, misuse, pervert, perverted, squeeze, strain the sense, torture, twist the words, wrench
 

 

 

 

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