a failure to communicate accurately
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How to use miscommunication in a sentence
I think there was just a miscommunication between them and the press when this was released last night.‘Michael J. Fox Show’ Creator: We’re Not Canceled…Yet | Kevin Fallon | February 6, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After some miscommunication about being disinvited, the young Republicans simply reneged on their sponsorship.
Shortly afterward, a miscommunication ensued, and my father was handcuffed and taken to jail.
miscommunication is an instance of language not suitable to the experience.The Civilization of Illiteracy | Mihai Nadin