misconstruct

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misconstruct

(ˌmɪskənˈstrʌkt)
vb (tr)
to construct badlyto misconstrue
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'We are sounding a word of caution to the perpetrators of these attacks and their sponsors that enough is enough, as our desire for peace to reign in our state should not and not be misconstructed as a sign of weakness.
a misconstructed being like Frankenstein's creature.
The oppression of the minority doctrine is just a misconstructed manifestation of the conventional fiduciary accountability of shareholders.
Your ingenious idea to make a brand stand out among the crowd can go vehemently wrong in marginally misconstructed narratives, leading up in all the wrong headlines (like this one, for instance.) Often, the intent is nowhere near what the ads eventually end up portraying.
These remarks of Thomas Arnolds from 1842 (and others like them) suggest that the pejorative was in the process of transforming into a caveat presented to students in emergent academic professions: they no longer warn against merely a misconstructed sort of work, but instead increasingly concern the identity of the practitioner and his relationship to his subject.
(4) She explores how that came to be, reveals how theory is constructed and sometimes misconstructed as an object of knowledge, and exposes the dangers of divorcing feminism from its activist roots.
Joyce and Zawacki were negligent in creating and/or failing to diagnose the decedents' misconstructed bowel segment.
The disastrous week for Houllier was made worse when misconstructed pro-Liverpool comments and behaviour after the defeat left some sections of the Villa support calling for his head.
In February of 2005, Rudolph and his wife Helen, filed a suit for medical malpractice alleging that Rudolph suffered severe and permanent injuries as a result of the creation of a misconstructed bowel segment during the February 10, 2003, surgery.