Definition Of misunderstanding

verb

a failure to understand something correctly.

a misunderstanding of the facts and the law

fail to interpret or understand (something) correctly.

he had misunderstood the policeman's hand signals

Example Of misunderstanding

  • a misunderstanding of the facts and the law

  • a misunderstanding of the government's plans

  • And then they wonder why there are so many personal and world-wide misunderstandings , war, misery, pain.

  • ‘We understand that the misunderstanding arose from the use of different types of terminology, and apologise for any confusion caused,’ she said.

  • But I can understand how this misunderstanding happened


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