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verb [transitive] American English pronunciation: misjudge /mɪsˈdʒʌdʒ/ 
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present tense
present participlemisjudging
past tensemisjudged
past participlemisjudged
  1. to make a wrong judgment about a person or situation

    They appear to have misjudged the public mood on education.

    1. a.
      to make an incorrect calculation

      He had misjudged the distance and scraped the other car.


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to have or do a lot of something; to focus on a particular thing

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