n.1.One who misconstrues.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Several writers are commended for their ability to grasp Derrida (e.g., Jonathan Culler, Gayatri Chakravorti Spivak, and Paul de Man), but Rapaport wonders why the "correct" readings seem to have gotten shuffled beneath the pages of the misconstruers of deconstruction.