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'mistake'

Overview of noun mistake
1. mistake, error, fault -- (a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention; "he made a bad mistake"; "she was quick to point out my errors"; "I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults")

2. mistake, misunderstanding, misapprehension -- (an understanding of something that is not correct; "he wasn't going to admit his mistake"; "make no mistake about his intentions"; "there must be some misunderstanding--I don't have a sister")

3. error, mistake -- (part of a statement that is not correct; "the book was full of errors")


Overview of verb mistake
1. mistake, misidentify -- (identify incorrectly; "Don't mistake her for her twin sister")

2. err, mistake, slip -- (to make a mistake or be incorrect)



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