misunderstanding

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 /ˌmɪsʌndəˈstændɪŋ/


For the verb: "to misunderstand"

Present Participle: misunderstanding
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Principal Translations
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misunderstanding nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bad communication)malentendido nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso").
  confusión nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
 Rachel had a misunderstanding with her professor and did the wrong project.
 
Additional Translations
InglésEspañol
misunderstanding nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (disagreement)discusión nfnombre femenino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente femenino ("mesa", "tabla").
  desacuerdo nmnombre masculino: Sustantivo de género exclusivamente masculino ("televisor", "piso").
 Kyle had a misunderstanding with his wife, and had to sleep on the couch.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2017:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
misunderstand [sth/sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (understand [sb] wrongly)malinterpretar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
  malinterpretar a vtr + prep
 Brian misunderstood Lauren when she invited him to lunch, and showed up at breakfast.
misunderstand viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (understand wrongly)malinterpretarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
  entender mal loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 Whenever John's parents tried to help him he would misunderstand and think that they were trying to make his life harder.
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