Usage examples for Misconstrued

  1. She wept at that, saying that he misconstrued her warm sympathy with the unfortunate; and he, proof against anything but the feminine tear- gland, as she knew, protested his faith. – The Henchman by Mark Lee Luther
  2. I had taken advantage of her kindness, her sympathy, her trust, and openly misconstrued womanly friendliness into a stronger emotion. – Love Under Fire by Randall Parrish
  3. It was evident that Durrance had misconstrued her remark. – The Four Feathers by A. E. W. Mason