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
  3. Aunt Kate must be mistaken or perhaps she had misunderstood. – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  4. We do not wish to be misunderstood in this matter. – Remarks by Bill Nye
  5. It may be because you're misunderstood by our family. – All-Wool Morrison by Holman Day
  6. Loved nothing better than a- oh, how you must have misunderstood me! – Mrs. Geoffrey by Duchess
  7. Steele was one of the strange and great and misunderstood men who were making that wild life pass. – The Rustlers of Pecos County by Zane Grey
  8. " I think you misunderstood me, Mrs. Richards. – The Blood Red Dawn by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  9. I am sure that this is not the first time that I have misunderstood him, and I never have any desire to fall into error. – Papers from Overlook-House by Casper Almore
  10. These are signs which cannot be misunderstood; she is a woman, I know. – Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3) by James Athearn Jones
  11. He saw in an instant that his style of putting it had been " 'way off," that his ignorance had betrayed him, that she had misunderstood him altogether. – T. Tembarom by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  12. I felt at once that he misunderstood my silence, and I put my arm around his neck as I said, Reuben, love and honor your mother the longest day you live. – A Day Of Fate by E. P. Roe
  13. I merely smiled at this, for I'd pointed out that my continued presence would be misunderstood by the Princess Avalesco, to his disadvantage; and he reluctantly agreed. – The Brightener by C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson
  14. The officer, thinking that the Emperor had misunderstood the name, remarked to him, that the person who awaited his orders was not the Duke of Dantzig, but Marshal Lefebvre. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  15. He must have misunderstood you, my dear child. – Ellen Middleton--A Tale by Georgiana Fullerton
  16. Apparently she misunderstood him. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  17. He misunderstood her meaning. – The Scarlet Feather by Houghton Townley
  18. Understand yourself and your Divine possibilities and you will cease to think you are misunderstood. – Quit Your Worrying! by George Wharton James
  19. " But," he added, " it might be misunderstood." – Fair Margaret by H. Rider Haggard