to fail to understand or recognize; misunderstand: to misknow the problem.
- mis·knowl·edge [mis-nol-ij], /mɪsˈnɒl ɪdʒ/, noun
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How to use misknow in a sentence
Then, surely, it were better that the translation had never been made; for to be unknown is better than to be misknown.Vondel's Lucifer | Joost van den Vondel
Yes—there is something besides about Sette and Occy being either unknown or misknown, through the fault of their growing.The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2) | Frederic G. Kenyon
But great men are too often unknown, or what is worse, misknown.