how to pronounce misunderstand

/ˌmɪsəndɚsˈtænd/

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misunderstand is pronounced in four syllables

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mɪsəndɚstænd

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An example use of misunderstand in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… if people don't misunderstand you you're …”

meanings of misunderstand

verb:

  1. To understand incorrectly, while believing one has understood correctly.

words with pronunciation similar to misunderstand

misunderstandingmisunderstoodmisunderstandings

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