verb (used with or without object), mis·com·mu·ni·cat·ed, mis·com·mu·ni·cat·ing.
Related formsmis·com·mu·ni·ca·tion, noun
Examples from the Web for miscommunication
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|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