Misleading

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Misleading Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • tending to deceive or mislead either deliberately or inadvertently; "the deceptive calm in the eye of the storm"; "deliberately deceptive packaging"; "a misleading similarity"; "statistics can be presented in ways that are misleading"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Misleading'


  • Misleading Track: 4 Ratings Finale Ratings TVB.com Misleading Track - Official Website (Chinese) Butterfly's Place.net Misleading Track - Episodic Synopsis (Chinese)
  • Misleading vividness: Misleading vividness (also known as anecdotal fallacy) is anecdotal evidence describing an occurrence with sufficient detail to permit hasty generalizations
  • Misleading graph: accurately conveyed. Misleading graphs are often used in false advertising. One of the first authors to write about misleading graphs was Darrell Huff
  • The Misleading Widow: 63–66, 77–78. Retrieved 2013-10-31.  The Misleading Widow at IMDb.com The Misleading Widow; allmovie.com The Misleading Widow theatrical release poster
  • Misleading Lady: American Film Institute, c.1993 Misleading Lady at the TCM Movie Database Misleading Lady at the Internet Movie Database Misleading Lady at AllMovie

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'Misleading' example sentence in quotations


* It a letter contains a misleading impression, not a lie. It was being economical with the truth. - Robert Armstrong

* How often misused words generate misleading thoughts. - Herbert Spencer


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Misleading Sample Sentences in News


  • Crackdown on firms who mislead and overcharge
    Two convictions and 25 enforcement orders have been secured against a range of businesses for misleading and overcharging consumers in the last six months. Read more on this news related to 'Misleading'
  • Misleading review and poorly marked trail may have contributed to hikers getting lost
    IVINS, Utah – A misleading review of a southern Utah hike may have led to two couples getting lost over the weekend, and search and rescue team members said it’s actually quite common on this particular trail. Sunday, the two couples in their 60s set out on the Red Mountain trail. Search and Rescue liaison […] Read more on this news related to 'Misleading'
  • Republicans Rip Obama for Misleading Americans on ISIS
    President Obama’s rosy assessment of the U.S. war effort against ISIS terrorists in his State of the Union address Tuesday night continues to draw sharp rejoinders from prominent Republicans and some foreign policy experts who believe the president is misleading the public. The latest to weigh in on Thursday was Rep. Mac Thornberry of Texas, the new chair of the Read more on this news related to 'Misleading'

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