Conception and Misunderstanding


Conception noun - An idea or statement about all of the members of a group or all the instances of a situation.

Misunderstanding is an antonym for conception in topics: understanding, misconception.

Nearby Words: conceive, conceit, concept, conceptual


Misunderstanding noun - A failure to understand correctly.
Usage example: people once thought that there were canals on Mars because of a common misunderstanding of a report by an Italian astronomer

Conception is an antonym for misunderstanding in mutual understanding topic.

Nearby Word: misunderstand

How words are described

old old conception old misunderstanding
clear clear conception clear misunderstanding
usual usual conception usual misunderstanding
common common conception common misunderstanding
Other adjectives: single, real, little, bad, false, general, strange, earlier, modern, western.
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