One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The action of interpreting something wrongly.‘this quote is open to misinterpretation’count noun ‘gross misinterpretations of the text’
- ‘The Keynesian multiplier is nothing more than a misinterpretation of the classical definition of saving to include the hoarding of cash.’
- ‘You make truth through the misinterpretation of history for the benefit of your followers.’
- ‘The root of this myth is a rather willful misinterpretation of the photographs.’
- ‘The delusions, the misinterpretations, cannot make sense of what is happening around them.’
- ‘Infractions from the standard can only invite misinterpretation at best, catastrophe at worst.’
- ‘Giving examiners a reading strategy is the most obvious first solution to the problem of misinterpretation.’
- ‘There has been some misinterpretation of the decision taken by the government.’
- ‘He etched deep lines ensuring no possible misinterpretations about his future.’
- ‘None of them are responsible for any errors, omissions, or misinterpretations in this article.’
- ‘This leaves no room for error or misinterpretation once the job gets under way.’
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