miscommunicate

[ mis-kuh-myoo-ni-keyt ]
/ ˌmɪs kəˈmyu nɪˌkeɪt /

verb (used with or without object), mis·com·mu·ni·cat·ed, mis·com·mu·ni·cat·ing.

to communicate mistakenly, unclearly, or inadequately.

Origin of miscommunicate

OTHER WORDS FROM miscommunicate

mis·com·mu·ni·ca·tion, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for miscommunication

miscommunication
/ (ˌmɪskəˌmjuːnɪˈkeɪʃən) /

noun

a failure to communicate accurately
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