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Misconstrue

Meaning: To not understand the true meaning; to misinterpret

Nov 24, 2014 12:29 IST
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Misconstrue: Transitive verb 

Pronunciation: Mis-kon-stroo or

Meaning: To not understand the true meaning; to misinterpret

Usage/Example:

Pakistan should not misconstrue India's civilized response to the Mumbai terror attacks as a sign of weakness

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