misunderstanding


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a failure to understand correctly

Synonyms for misunderstanding

an understanding of something that is not correct

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The misunderstandings between the captain and his passengers still continued; or rather, increased in gravity.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana sees less possibilities of miscalculation and misunderstanding among claimant-countries in the South China Sea as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) and China have agreed to start the talks on the Code of Conduct (COC) on the disputed waters.
Sometimes there are some misunderstandings and I will consider this one as a misunderstanding.
President Donald Trump on Thursday appeared to have a misunderstanding with a haredi reporter who asked him about the rise in anti-Semitism in the United States.
The devout Buddhist insisted it was an innocent misunderstanding in a thorough examination.
Simon Cowell says he believes Dermot O'Leary's departure as host of the X Factor was because of a misunderstanding.
Shanti then calls Anisha regarding this which leads to further misunderstanding.
But now the air has been cleared, the misunderstanding removed and the vital tourism sector s take-off once again is inevitable.
He said: "There was communication between airline crew and air traffic control on the ground, and a misunderstanding took place as to whether the aircraft should have been descending.
The opposition legislator said the SPLM-DC leader was told the incident emanated from misunderstanding on the side of operatives.
Misunderstandings spawns in homes and are resolved similarly political parties have resentments among them if there is any misunderstanding then MQM should sit and talk about it.
It seems to have arisen from a misunderstanding," said prosecutor Rod Hunt.
Ultimately the fault lies entirely with me as the author of the article and I can only offer my sincere thanks for correcting the error, and my similarly sincere apologies for the misunderstanding.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The Information Office of the Governor of Baghdad, Ali al-Tamimi denied that the governor was subjected to the assassination attempt, saying that what happened was a misunderstanding between members of the governor's bodyguards with a school's guards in eastern Baghdad.
Ban told reporters at The Hague that he regretted the misunderstanding in Japan about the remarks made in Seoul on Monday on the political relationship between Japan, China and South Korea.