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misunderstanding /ˌmɪsʌndəˈstændɪŋ $ -ər-/ noun

سوء تفاهم ، قانون ـ فقه: سوء تفاهم
Synonyms: mistake, error, misconception, misinterpretation, misjudgment, mix-up
English Thesaurus: argument, row, disagreement, quarrel, feud, ...

[TahlilGaran] English Synonym Dictionary

misunderstanding /ˌmɪsʌndəˈstændɪŋ $ -ər-/ noun
[Word Family: adjective: understandable, understanding, misunderstood; verb: understandmisunderstand; noun: understandingmisunderstanding; adverb: understandably]

1. [uncountable and countable] a problem caused by someone not understanding a question, situation, or instruction correctly:
There must have been some misunderstanding. I didn’t order all these books.

2. [countable] an argument or disagreement that is not very serious – often used humorously:
Terry had a little misunderstanding with the police last night.

[TahlilGaran] Dictionary of Contemporary English

ADJ. serious, terrible | complete, total | considerable, widespread | simple, slight | fundamental | genuine | possible
VERB + MISUNDERSTANDING cause, give rise to, lead to | avoid I am anxious to avoid any possible misunderstanding.
clear up, correct
MISUNDERSTANDING + VERB arise, occur, result Somehow a misunderstanding arose.
be based on sth, stem from sth
PREP. ~ about There was considerable misunderstanding about the aim of the project.
~ between There must have been some misunderstanding between the minister and his secretary.
~ by The oversimplification results in the possibility of misunderstanding by the reader.
~ over a slight misunderstanding over the terms of the contract
PHRASES a possibility/risk of misunderstanding, room/scope for misunderstanding Leave no scope for misunderstandings of any type.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary


avoid a misunderstanding
State clearly what you expect, to avoid misunderstandings later on.
cause/lead to a misunderstanding
Hearing loss can cause misunderstandings, when what you say is not correctly heard.
Don’t just assume that you know what he means; that can lead to misunderstandings.
a misunderstanding arises (=a misunderstanding starts)
Misunderstandings can easily arise when people from different cultures meet.
clear up/correct a misunderstanding (=get rid of a misunderstanding)
I want to talk to you, to try and clear up any misunderstandings.
be based on a misunderstanding (=happen or be done as a result of a misunderstanding)
The whole argument was based on a misunderstanding.
there has been a misunderstanding
There’s been a misunderstanding about what I meant.
there must be some misunderstanding (=used when you think someone has not understood something correctly)
I think there must be some misunderstanding - I don’t know anyone called Barry.
there is no misunderstanding
I am writing to make sure there is no misunderstanding between us.
something is all a misunderstanding (=used when saying that a situation happened because of a mistake)
Why don’t you call him and tell him it was all a misunderstanding?
a bit of a misunderstanding British English
I’m afraid it’s all a bit of a misunderstanding.
a serious/terrible misunderstanding
There have been some serious misunderstandings which have led to conflict.
a little misunderstanding (=one that is not serious)
We need to clear up this little misunderstanding.
a simple misunderstanding (=one that is not serious and is easy to correct)
It was a simple misunderstanding: I thought the meeting was on Wednesday, not Thursday.
a complete/total misunderstanding
There seems to be a complete misunderstanding of how the changes will affect us.
a fundamental misunderstanding (=a misunderstanding of the main point of something)
a fundamental misunderstanding of Freud’s theories
a widespread misunderstanding (=a misunderstanding that many people share)
There is a widespread misunderstanding of the purpose of the law.
a cultural misunderstanding (=a misunderstanding caused by different cultures doing things in a different way)
Cultural misunderstandings have led to fights between students.

[TahlilGaran] Collocations Dictionary

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