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misinterpret

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miss the point

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Patients who took more medications were also more likely to misunderstand labels, with the adjusted relative risk rising from 2.
Interestingly, Westerners misunderstand the Sanskrit term karma in the same way, thinking it means "fate" or "destiny"--something passive and imposed--when, in fact, it literally means "action" or "deed.
Despite its virtues, this is not a great book, largely because the authors deeply misunderstand some key views of mainstream economic thinkers and of what they call "conventional capitalism.
Yet Kavanaugh resolves it expertly, explaining that to misunderstand Jesus' Baptism is to misunderstand our humanity.
Secondly, Mr Graham, please do not misunderstand my previous letter to mean that the injustice of the victims of the dhow tragedy only come second to that of banning Facebook.
For I might misunderstand you and the high advice you give, But there's no misunderstanding how you act and how you live.
But Mr Justice Leveson added: "Whether or not a misunderstanding on the part of the officers may be justifiable, they did in fact misunderstand Mr Stanley's reaction and, as a result, he lost his life.
Bill Heslop stars as wayward husband, Charles, in comedy farce Don't Misunderstand Me at the Co-operative Theatre in Wyken.
Brown then tells his male readers: "Don't misunderstand what I'm saying here.
The advocates of "controlling our borders" misunderstand the history and meaning of those borders.
When we misunderstand someone or something, we are, according to the literal definition "standing under the wrong place".