misquotation

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mis·quote

 (mĭs-kwōt′)
tr.v. mis·quot·ed, mis·quot·ing, mis·quotes
To quote incorrectly.

mis′quo·ta′tion (-kwō-tā′shən) n.
mis·quot′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.misquotation - an incorrect quotation
quotation, quote, citation - a passage or expression that is quoted or cited
Translations

misquotation

[ˌmɪskwəʊˈteɪʃən] Ncita f equivocada

misquotation

nfalsches Zitat; his constant misquotation of Shakespearedass er Shakespeare ständig falsch zitiert

misquotation

[ˌmɪskwəʊˈteɪʃn] ncitazione f errata
References in classic literature ?
a possibly deliberate misquotation of "It will not out of the flesh that is bred in the bone" from John Heywood, "Proverbes", Part II, Chapter VIII (1546)}
This month, also as he published Hemingway Didn't Say That: The Truth Behind Familiar Quotations, a book in which he collected and updated many of the posts from his site and offers new theories on how misquotations form.
The "hollow and baseless" claims of Gaegae in an interview with the Lebanese TV (MTV) on Wednesday against the Islamic Republic of Iran, including his misquotations of Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif, are categorically rejected, read the statement.
It is when we utter a conviction deeply felt and long held that we are betrayed to verbal slips, misquotations, or quotations misapplied" (237).
Silver and Peter Stansky revisit and revise Woolf's iconic quotation, which takes readers far beyond the content and context of Woolf's own words, since the quotation has a life of its own in recent familiar references and even more familiar misquotations.
But the occlusion of death need not concern the quotations lifted from life, the accurate misquotations from nature.
Fabrizio Ravanelli: A much loved cult hero for three months but he never scored away after November as the goals dried up to be replaced by sulky strops, misquotations and doom-laden predictions of relegation before skulking off (with the fixtures and fittings) a year later.
I will do my best to correct the record and ensure that my misquotations and mistakes are fixed.
More serious are concerns about misquotations, errors in translation, and misleading use of sources.
Unfortunately, this essay also contains a number of misquotations from the play.
As a bonus in this collection, the editor has highlighted some juicy misquotations and misattributions: The similarities between laws and sausages aren't in Bismarck's papers, Sarah Palin can't see Russia from her house, and the capitalists didn't sell Lenin the rope with which to hang them.
Unlike the movie masterpiece which spawned one of the greatest misquotations in movie history.