mistake


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Synonyms for mistake

confuse with

Synonyms

  • confuse with
  • accept as
  • take for
  • mix up with
  • misinterpret as
  • confound with

make a mistake

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Synonyms for mistake

an act or thought that unintentionally deviates from what is correct, right, or true

to make an error or mistake

to take (one thing) mistakenly for another

Synonyms for mistake

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It has all been a mistake. The furniture must be repacked at once, and I am very sorry but I am making other arrangements, and must ask you to give me the keys."
I'll expect you to earn your keep, and no mistake about that.
I just came over to find out how the mistake had occurred.
'Yes, Miss Louisa - they always remind me of stutterings, and that's another of my mistakes - of accidents upon the sea.
She is mistaken when she refers to her claiming to be Native American in order to be accepted as a student of Harvard University as a mistake. That was a lie, not a mistake.
He and other scientists in Israel and Europe had not only succeeded in measuring the rate of mistakes occurring when proteins are made in the cell, they had also revealed that the DNA contains a 'mistake manual' of sorts that dictates where these mistakes need to be avoided at all cost and where they may be tolerated or even welcome.
In the second MCQ, there was a spelling mistake. Scurrilous means abusive.
The Environment Secretary said he used the drug 20 years ago and branded it "a mistake".
He added: "It was 20 years ago and yes, it was a mistake. But I don't believe that past mistakes disqualify you."
Thinking you can create a growth culture without fully committing to it, is a mistake. Every firm is a mirror image of its leaders.
MISTAKE ONE The first image police released showed Claudia as a blonde but it was the wrong colour as her mum said she had dyed her hair brunette months earlier.
He called on them to 'learn from the lessons of the past' and avoid a 'third mistake' - the implementation of economic sanctions.
The next time you make a mistake, don't keep beating yourself up.
'Ang akin lang kung nagkamali man ako na sinabing yung Mayon ay nasa Naga, hindi po fake news, honest mistake. Dahil hindi po balita yun.
NGRY Alisson Becker has vowed to learn from the mistake that threatened Liverpool's 100% start to the season.