Definitions and translations for "misconception"

Definition of misconception

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1. A mistaken belief, a wrong idea
There are several common misconceptions about the theory of relativity.
You're obviously under the misconception that I care about your problems.
He thought that a misconception meant becoming pregnant with a girl.
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English - English - misconception

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n. incorrect idea, mistaken belief, misunderstanding, misinterpretation

English - Spanish - misconception

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s. equivocación, concepto equivocado, concepto erróneo, error conceptual, imprecisión, incomprensión, interpretación equívoca, interpretación equivocada, interpretación errónea, mala interpretación

English - French - misconception

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n. perception fausse, idée fausse, opinion fausse, malentendu

English - German - misconception

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n. falsche Vorstellung

English - Indonesian - misconception

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n. kesalahpahaman, salah pengertian, salah paham

English - Italian - misconception

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s. concezione erronea, idea sbagliata; equivoco, malinteso

English - Polish - misconception

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n. nieporozumienie, błąd, przesąd

English - Portuguese - misconception

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s. concepção errada, conceito errado, opinião errada, idéia errada

English - Romanian - misconception

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n. neînţelegere, înţelegere greşită

English - Russian - misconception

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с. неправильное представление, недоразумение

English - Turkish - misconception

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i. yanlış kavrama, yanlış kanı

English - Ukrainian - misconception

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n. непорозуміння, уявлення: неправильне уявлення, недомисел

English - Dutch - misconception

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zn. foute opvatting, verkeerd opvatting

English - Greek - misconception

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ουσ. παρανόηση, εσφαλμένη αντίληψη, παρεξήγηση

English - Arabic - misconception

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‏خطأ، فكرة خاطئة، سوء فهم‏

English - Chinese - misconception

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(名) 误解

English - Chinese - misconception

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(名) 誤解

English - Hindi - misconception

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n. ग़लतफ़हमी, मिथ्या बुद्धि, भ्रम, वहम

English - Japanese - misconception

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(名) 誤解; 見当違い

English - Korean - misconception

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명. 오해, 틀린생가

English - Vietnamese - misconception

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n. sự hiểu lầm, ngộ nhận
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Synonyms for misconception
misunderstanding: misapprehension, aberration, mistake, delusion, misinterpretation, perplexity, bewilderment