1.an ungrammatical constituent
2.a kind of misinterpretation resulting from putting a wrong construction on words or actions (often deliberately)
3.(scarce)a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention"he made a bad mistake" "she was quick to point out my errors" "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults"
MisconstructionMis`con*struc"tion (?), n. Erroneous construction; wrong interpretation. Bp. Stillingfleet.
fail, go wrong, miscarry, wrongly - error, fallacy, fault, misconception, misconstruction, mistake, oversight - error, miscue, mistake, parapraxis, slip, slip-up - erroneousness, error, mistake - errancy - misapprehension, mistake, misunderstanding - error, mistake - blame, fault - blame, incrimination, inculpation - blamable, blameable, blameful, blameworthy, censurable, culpable, reprehensible[Dérivé]
absolve, free, justify[Ant.]
misconstruction (n.) [scarce]
expression verbale (fr)[Classe]
élément de la phrase (fr)[DomainDescrip.]
misidentify, mistake - be amiss, get wrong, misapprehend, misconceive, misconstrue, misinterpret, mistake, misunderstand - misinterpret, misread - misconception - misapprehension, mistake, misunderstanding - misinterpretation, mistaking, misunderstanding - misconstrual, misconstruction[Dérivé]
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