misimpression

[ mis-im-presh-uh n ]
/ ˌmɪs ɪmˈprɛʃ ən /

noun

a faulty or incorrect impression; a misconception or misapprehension.

Nearby words

  1. mishnaic,
  2. mishnaic hebrew,
  3. mishpocha,
  4. misidentification,
  5. misidentify,
  6. misinform,
  7. misinformation,
  8. misinformed,
  9. misinterpret,
  10. misinterpretation

Origin of misimpression

First recorded in 1660–70; mis-1 + impression

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