Misconstrued in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Misconstrued

simple past tense and past participle of misconstrue

Short Example Sentences for Misconstrued

  • 1. Paliser misconstrued her silence. 🔊
  • 2. He looked round, but his companion misconstrued the glance. 🔊
  • 3. Such mildness was misconstrued and only weakened his authority. 🔊

How to use Misconstrued in Sentences?

  • 1. Critics of the better sort need not worry when their service is misconstrued as servitude. 🔊
  • 2. Perhaps that sound may have reached other ears, and been misconstrued to mean something else. 🔊
  • 3. It was not exactly what she meant to say, and the egotism of the artist immediately misconstrued it. 🔊
  • 4. And, on the other hand, my absence might be misconstrued as a mark of disrespect, or of a petty hostility I am far from feeling. 🔊
  • 5. It is not too much to say, if her feeling be not misconstrued and stretched far beyond her own conception of it, that he was her one remaining interest in the world. 🔊
  • 6. His gentleness and amiability may have been misconstrued by some, but be that as it may, the fact remains, he never showed weakness in the discharge of his diplomatic duties. 🔊