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mis·read

misread

 
pronunciation:
mihs rid
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: misreads, misreading, misread
definition: to read or interpret wrongly.
I misread the sign and went north instead of south.She misread his intentions.
similar words:
misconstrue, misinterpret
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