misconstruct

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misconstruct

(ˌmɪskənˈstrʌkt)
vb (tr)
to construct badlyto misconstrue
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Perhaps the most dramatic example of the dire consequences of misconstructing a character is in Yu Jing's [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (1000-1064) "Wandering between the Shao Stones" [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] (p.
Chrenka, Lynn, At Odds: Misconstructing Constructivism, May 2001, p.