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To not understand, or to misunderstand

misunderstand

verb

to not understand someone or something correctly

mistake

verb

to not understand something correctly

misinterpret

verb

to understand or explain something wrongly

be unclear about/as to something

to not understand or not be certain about something

not have a clue

to not know or understand something

have no conception of something

to be unable to understand something because you have no experience of it

lose your grip (on something)

to become less able to understand things or deal with them

miss the point

to fail to understand something

misconstrue

verb

to understand something wrongly

get someone wrong

to not understand someone

food rave

a very large party where people eat, sell or share many different types of food, usually held outside or in a large public building

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