Definition of misrecognition in English:



  • See misrecognize

    • ‘He also points out that recognition, misrecognition, or distorted recognition plays a role in the construction of identities.’
    • ‘This and other cases of ideological misrecognition are, as I say, utterly commonplace and pass without comment.’
    • ‘Thus we have miscommunication and misrecognition across those borders.’
    • ‘Without a written explanation, such documents are compromised by the potential misrecognition of the aesthetic motivations and impulses guiding the work.’
    • ‘They're containers for a wide variety of resentments, conflicts, fears and misrecognitions.’