Definition Of misconceptio


a view or opinion that is incorrect because it is based on faulty thinking or understanding.

public misconceptions about AIDS remain high

Example Of misconceptio

  • A lot of the original points of view were based on misconceptions about the other side's point of view.

  • Apparently, misconceptions abound as to the nature and purpose of bilingual education.

  • As a start on the road to understanding, Australians should demolish two misconceptions .

  • As another so-called expert, I feel compelled to address some of the misconceptions .

  • But the idea that people oppose media intrusion is based on misconceptions that are rarely challenged.

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