misunderstanding

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

misunderstanding (plural misunderstandings)

  1. A mistake as to the meaning of something; erroneous interpretation; misconception.
  2. A disagreement; difference of opinion; dissension; quarrel.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

misunderstanding

  1. present participle of misunderstand

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Italian[edit]

Etymolgy[edit]

Borrowing from English.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mi.zan.derˈstɛn.diŋɡ/

Noun[edit]

misunderstanding m (invariable)

  1. (informal, neologism) misunderstanding, misconception, incomprehension3
    Synonyms: equivoco, fraintendimento, incomprensione, malinteso, qui pro quo