Misconstrue


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Misconstrue

  • (verb) interpret (a person’s words or actions) wrongly; “his indifference can easily be misconstrued as arrogance”

Misconstrue (मिस्कन्स्ट्रू) meaning in Hindi (English to Hindi Dictionary)

  • गलत समझनाअशुद्ध अर्थ करनागलत अर्थ लगाना

Misconstrue Origin

  • 1350-1400; Middle English; mis-, construe

Misconstrue in a sentence (word usage in recent newspaper)

  • However, unfortunately, a scarily large number of people misconstrue completely unrelated behaviour and traits as sexual consent.
  • Don’t misconstrue religion as communalism: Badal
  • Lot of things I say are misconstrued: Shah Rukh Khan.
  • Don’t misconstrue SC order: Sanjiv Bhatt to Modi.
  • They must not misconstrue individual mistakes as political issues and put pressure on the courts.

Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of misconstrue

  • miscontrue = missing the truepart

Misconstrue pronunciation


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