false impression


false impression
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun A failure to understand correctly: misapprehension, misconception, misinterpretation, misunderstanding. See UNDERSTAND.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • give a false impression — index delude, distort, misdirect, misinform, mislead, misstate, profess (pretend) Burton s Le …   Law dictionary

  • receive a false impression — index err, misapprehend, miscalculate, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, misread, mistake …   Law dictionary

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  • created a false impression — gave a false appearance, made an erroneous impression, created incorrect opinions …   English contemporary dictionary

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