misunderstanding

Part of speech: noun

A misapprehension; disagreement.

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Usage examples "misunderstanding":

  1. It was this misunderstanding which Schleiermacher sought to bring home to them. - "Edward Caldwell Moore Outline of the History of Christian Thought Since Kant", Edward Moore.
  2. Unless you put things plainly, they take a vicious pleasure in misunderstanding you. - "The Celestial Omnibus and other Stories", E. M. Forster.
  3. I had a little misunderstanding with my husband, said Yulia, looking at his cap. - "The Darling and Other Stories", Anton Chekhov.