Verb(1) fail to hear (a person or their words) correctly.
(1) I mishear him and think he's asking if we have a room to rent, and say no.(2) Did your reporter mishear the word ├ö├ç├┐delighted├ö├ç├û?(3) She wasn't sure if it had been the kick to the head or if she had just misheard him, but suddenly the baron looked entirely too pleased to see her.(4) When asked why he had told the police otherwise, he said: ├ö├ç├┐They must've misheard me├ö├ç├û.(5) I believe that you just asked me to be your wife but├ö├ç┬¬ I must surely have misheard you.(6) At first, I was certain I had misheard him, so I didn't say anything.(7) Slowly, she turned her head back towards the boy, sure that she had misheard him.(8) I am perfectly prepared to concede that I might have misheard her, and that instead of saying ├ö├ç├┐each├ö├ç├û, she said ├ö├ç├┐six├ö├ç├û.(9) Thinking he had misheard Joseph, he let his eyes close again.(10) I'm sure I misheard the doctor, and will see if a few teaspoons of milky cereal make a difference.(11) He accepted the compliment, but I realized that he had misheard me.(12) ├ö├ç├┐Repeat,├ö├ç├û he demanded, sounding as if he thought he had misheard her.(13) When the platter arrived, we wondered if they had misheard us and brought three servings.(14) Samantha at first thought she had misheard him.(15) I wondered if he'd misheard me and decided that he'd probably noticed another table open up or a stool at the bar had become available.(16) Maybe I misheard the member, but I think she said the rate of gang apprehensions had increased by over 30 percent.
1. mishear ::
mishear, misheard, mishearing, mishears
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Did this one's ears MISHEAR, Your Grace?
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 3
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