Definition of miscomprehension in English:

miscomprehension

noun

  • Failure to understand something properly, misunderstanding; an instance of this.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Southern Literary Messenger. From mis- + comprehension.

Pronunciation

miscomprehension

/ˌmɪskɒmprɪˈhɛnʃn//mɪsˌkɒmprɪˈhɛnʃn/