misapprehension

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Related to misapprehensive: frivolity, coy, convoluted, errand

mis·ap·pre·hend

 (mĭs-ăp′rĭ-hĕnd′)
tr.v. mis·ap·pre·hend·ed, mis·ap·pre·hend·ing, mis·ap·pre·hends
To apprehend incorrectly; misunderstand.

mis·ap′pre·hen′sion (-hĕn′shən) n.

misapprehension

(ˌmɪsæprɪˈhɛnʃən)
n
a failure to understand fully; misconception: the misapprehension that acting was easy.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.misapprehension - an understanding of something that is not correctmisapprehension - an understanding of something that is not correct; "he wasn't going to admit his mistake"; "make no mistake about his intentions"; "there must be some misunderstanding--I don't have a sister"
misconception - an incorrect conception

misapprehension

noun misunderstanding, mistake, error, delusion, misconception, fallacy, misreading, false impression, misinterpretation, false belief, misconstruction, wrong idea or impression We were under no misapprehension about the scale of the problem.

misapprehension

noun
Translations
سوء فَهْم
nedorozumění
misforståelse
misskilningur
nesusipratimas
pārpratums

misapprehension

[ˌmɪsæprɪˈhenʃən] Nmalentendido m
there seems to be some misapprehensionparece haber algún malentendido
to be under a misapprehensionestar equivocado

misapprehension

[ˌmɪsæprɪˈhɛnʃən] nmalentendu m, méprise f
to be under a misapprehension → se méprendre
to be labouring under a misapprehension → se méprendre

misapprehension

nMissverständnis nt; I think you are under a misapprehensionich glaube, bei Ihnen liegt (da) ein Missverständnis vor; he was under the misapprehension that …er hatte fälschlicherweise or irrtümlicherweise angenommen, dass …

misapprehension

[ˈmɪsˌæprɪˈhɛnʃn] nequivoco, malinteso
to be (labouring) under a misapprehension → sbagliarsi

misapprehension

(misapriˈhenʃən) noun
misunderstanding.