misconception
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˌmɪskənˈsɛp.ʃən/
Noun

misconception

  1. a mistaken belief, a wrong idea
    There are several common misconceptions about the theory of relativity.
    You're obviously under the misconception that I care about your problems.
    He had the misconception that the word "misconception" meant becoming pregnant with a girl.
Translations
  • French: idée erronée
  • Russian: заблуждение



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