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Word: misconstrue

Definition: interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge


More Vocab Words

::: somatic - pertaining to the body; bodily; physical
::: infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
::: commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
::: sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
::: citadel - fortress
::: rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
::: palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
::: superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge