Definition of 'misconstruction'
Example sentences containing 'misconstruction'
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This crude misconstruction of freedom lies at the heart of his party's unreadiness for government. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We are sorry that the expression 'ménage à trois' was open to misconstruction. Times, Sunday Times (2009)It is a misconstruction, moreover, to consider security policy as necessarily counter to human rights principles. Times, Sunday Times (2006)No wonder that in Lydgate's energetic nature the sense of a hopeless misconstruction easily turned into a dogged resistance. Middlemarch (1872)
Synonyms of 'misconstruction'
misinterpretation, mistake, misunderstanding, misreading
Trends of 'misconstruction'
Used Rarely. misconstruction is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of misconstruction from the Collins English Dictionary
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