Synonyms of misunderstand in English:

misunderstand


See definition of misunderstand

verb

1‘she misunderstood his motives’

SYNONYMS
misapprehend, misinterpret, put a wrong interpretation on, misconstrue, misconceive, mistake, misread, miss, confuse, confound, take amiss
miscalculate, err, be mistaken, get the wrong idea, get it wrong, get someone wrong, take something the wrong way, receive a false impression, be under a delusion, get the wrong end of the stick, get hold of the wrong end of the stick, be at cross purposes
informal be barking up the wrong tree
ANTONYMS

grasp, understand correctly, get the right idea