Synonyms of misunderstanding in English:

misunderstanding


See US English definition of misunderstanding

See UK English definition of misunderstanding

See Spanish definition of malentendido

noun

1‘the proposals are based on a fundamental misunderstanding of juvenile crime’

SYNONYMS
misinterpretation, misconstruction, misreading, misapprehension, misconception
mistake, error, misjudgement, misbelief, miscalculation, confusion, mix-up, crossed wires, the wrong idea, false impression, fallacy, illusion, delusion

2‘there have been misunderstandings but they have been sorted out’

SYNONYMS
disagreement, difference, difference of opinion, variance, clash of views, dispute, disputation, falling-out, quarrel, argument, altercation, squabble, wrangle, row, clash, conflict
informal ruction, spat, scrap, tiff
ANTONYMS

harmony