misperceive : Definition, Usages, News and More
- Increasingly, however, science is showing that human beings, regardless of their intelligence, are prone to misconstrue and misperceive.
- In fact, to pronounce perestroika either a success or a failure at this stage is to misperceive its nature.
- Ruth Bader Ginsburg in FOXNews
Ginsburg said, "Critics in Congress and in the media misperceive how and why US courts refer to foreign and international court decisions."
- Margaret Spellings in San Diego Union Tribune
But Spellings added Tuesday: "I don't want people to misperceive that we're open for business, and that No Child Left Behind is up - it's not."
- Daniel Kahneman in New York Times
People assign much higher probability to the truth of their opinions than is warranted,Mr. Kahneman, a Princeton professor, said. "This natural inclination to exaggerate our talents is amplified by a tendency to misperceive the causes of...