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Definitions of misunderstood

  1. wrongly understood; "a misunderstood criticism"; "a misunderstood question" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Did take in a wrong sense. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for misunderstood

  1. It may be that I have misunderstood you. – The Road to Frontenac by Samuel Merwin
  2. I admire his work; I am showing how he is misunderstood even by those who think they understand. – Confessions of a Young Man by George Moore