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OTHER WORDS FROM mistakenmis·tak·en·ly, adverbmis·tak·en·ness, nounun·mis·tak·en, adjective
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Twins, siblings, doubles, assumed names, mistaken identities.In Starz's Enchanting The Luminaries, Fate and Free Will Battle Amid New Zealand's Gold Rush|Judy Berman|February 12, 2021|Time
The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE, revealed an unknown mummification technique, along with a strange tale of grave robbing, family devotion, and mistaken identity.Ancient embalmers used mud to hold a damaged mummy together|Kiona N. Smith|February 4, 2021|Ars Technica
Democrats would be mistaken to underestimate Mike Huckabee, perhaps the strongest Republican presidential contender.
Under the most charitable interpretation, his administration was simply mistaken.After Torture Report, Our Moral Authority As a Nation Is Gone|Nick Gillespie|December 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jackson volunteered this information to detectives, just before the trial, in the mistaken belief that it would help Wise.
Mapei is soft-spoken, but that should not be mistaken for modesty.The Swedish Queen of Soulful Pop: Mapei Won’t Wait for You to Listen|Caitlin Dickson|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“If you looked into his background for 30 seconds,” says Bogucki, you would have seen this was a case of mistaken identity.A Navy Lawyer Cries Foul on Gitmo’s Kafkaesque Legal System|Eleanor Clift|September 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But you are mistaken in thinking the force west consists of the entire Merrill Horse.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
She fancied there was a sympathy of thought and taste between them, in which fancy she was mistaken.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
It has been mistaken for Strongyloides intestinalis and for Filaria sanguinis hominis.
But the next moment I found I was mistaken, for Ethne was holding out both hands to me in greeting.Uncanny Tales|Various
A single platelet lying upon a red corpuscle may easily be mistaken for a malarial parasite (Plate VI).