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mis·read

 (mĭs-rēd′)
tr.v. mis·read (-rĕd′), mis·read·ing, mis·reads
1. To read inaccurately.
2. To misinterpret or misunderstand: misread our friendly concern as prying.

misread

(ˌmɪsˈriːd)
vb (tr) , -reads, -reading or -read (-ˈrɛd)
1. to read incorrectly
2. to misinterpret

mis•read

(mɪsˈrid)

v.t., v.i. -read (-ˈrɛd) -read•ing.
1. to read wrongly.
2. to misunderstand or misinterpret.
[1800–10]

misread


Past participle: misread
Gerund: misreading

Imperative
misread
misread
Present
I misread
you misread
he/she/it misreads
we misread
you misread
they misread
Preterite
I misread
you misread
he/she/it misread
we misread
you misread
they misread
Present Continuous
I am misreading
you are misreading
he/she/it is misreading
we are misreading
you are misreading
they are misreading
Present Perfect
I have misread
you have misread
he/she/it has misread
we have misread
you have misread
they have misread
Past Continuous
I was misreading
you were misreading
he/she/it was misreading
we were misreading
you were misreading
they were misreading
Past Perfect
I had misread
you had misread
he/she/it had misread
we had misread
you had misread
they had misread
Future
I will misread
you will misread
he/she/it will misread
we will misread
you will misread
they will misread
Future Perfect
I will have misread
you will have misread
he/she/it will have misread
we will have misread
you will have misread
they will have misread
Future Continuous
I will be misreading
you will be misreading
he/she/it will be misreading
we will be misreading
you will be misreading
they will be misreading
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been misreading
you have been misreading
he/she/it has been misreading
we have been misreading
you have been misreading
they have been misreading
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been misreading
you will have been misreading
he/she/it will have been misreading
we will have been misreading
you will have been misreading
they will have been misreading
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been misreading
you had been misreading
he/she/it had been misreading
we had been misreading
you had been misreading
they had been misreading
Conditional
I would misread
you would misread
he/she/it would misread
we would misread
you would misread
they would misread
Past Conditional
I would have misread
you would have misread
he/she/it would have misread
we would have misread
you would have misread
they would have misread
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.misread - read or interpret wronglymisread - read or interpret wrongly; "He misread the data"
read, scan - obtain data from magnetic tapes; "This dictionary can be read by the computer"
2.misread - interpret wrongly; "I misread Hamlet all my life!"
read, take - interpret something in a certain way; convey a particular meaning or impression; "I read this address as a satire"; "How should I take this message?"; "You can't take credit for this!"

misread

verb
Translations

misread

[ˌmɪsˈriːd] (misread (pt, pp)) [ˌmɪsˈred] VT (= read wrongly) → leer mal; (= misinterpret) → interpretar mal, malinterpretar

misread

[ˌmɪsˈriːd] [misread] [ˌmɪsˈrɛd] (pt, pp) vt
(= misinterpret) [+ situation, behaviour, signals] → mal interpréter
[+ something written] → mal lire

misread

pret, ptp <misread>
vtfalsch or nicht richtig lesen; (= misinterpret)falsch verstehen

misread

[ˌmɪsˈriːd] (misread (pt, pp)) vtleggere male; (misinterpret) → interpretare male
References in classic literature ?
The secrets of earth and sky and the links that bind them, we felicitate ourselves we are on the road to discover; but our neighbours' heart and mind we misread, we misjudge, we condemn now as ever.
I beg your pardon; I must have misread your watch in setting my own by it.
In short, the poor girl (for what could she know of the criminal intellect, which its own professed students perpetually misread, because they persist in trying to reconcile it with the average intellect of average men, instead of identifying it as a horrible wonder apart) could get by no road to any other conclusion than that he WAS a terrible man, and must be fled from.
BEARS' director of cricket Dougie Brown insisted both teams would have misread the pitch after his decision to bowl first backfired on day one of their match against Nottinghamshire.
These deaths are from prescriptions handwritten by sloppy physicians misread or misinterpreted by unquestioning pharmacists, resulting in wrong medication taken by patients.
A WOMAN whose cancer smear test was misread by a hospital claimed yesterday: "I've been sentenced to death.
London, April 9 ( ANI ): Music legend Cher fell victim to an Internet death hoax after a hashtag, intended to be about Britain's former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, was misread by her fans.
The WI is baffled at npower's explanation that the meters have been somehow misread for six years.
The killer misread her signals by trying to kiss her after she invited him in for a drink, his counsel said.
Tabak put his hand to his 25-year-old victim's throat after she protested at his advances having "completely misread the situation", before "Joanna went limp", Mr Clegg said.
Sources of observed bar code misread errors and solutions to reduce their occurrence are presented.
The truth is, we and everyone else misread the economy.