Misteaching

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Misteaching->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ misteaching
misteaching
misinformaton
misintelligence
misguidance
misdirection
mispersuasion
misinstruction
misleading
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ perversion
perversion
false teaching
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sophistry
sophistry
&c. 477
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ college of Laputa
college of Laputa
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ the blind leading the blind
the blind leading the blind
PARAG:Misteaching->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ misinform
misinform
misteach
misdescribe
misdirect
misguide
misinstruct
miscorrect
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pervert
pervert
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ put on a false scent
put on a false scent
throw off the scent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ deceive
deceive
&c. 545
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ mislead
mislead
&c.(error) 495
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ misrepresent
misrepresent
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lie
lie
&c. 544
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ ambiguas in vulgum spargere voces
ambiguas in vulgum spargere voces
=>(Vergil)
preach to the wise
teach one's grandmother to suck eggs
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ render unintelligible
render unintelligible
&c. 519
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ bewilder
bewilder
&c.(uncertainty) 475
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ mystify
mystify
&c.(conceal) 528
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ unteach
unteach
PARAG:Misteaching->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ misteaching
misteaching
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ unedifying
unedifying

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Misteaching — Misteach Mis*teach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misteaching — Synonyms and related words: abstractionism, coloring, deformation, distortion, exaggeration, expressionism, false coloring, falsification, garbling, hyperbole, inaccuracy, injustice, litotes, miscoloring, misdirecting, misdrawing, miseducative,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • misteaching — v. teach incorrect information, misinform, misinstruct …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mistaught — Misteach Mis*teach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Misteach — Mis*teach , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Mistaught}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Misteaching}.] [AS. mist[=ae]can.] To teach wrongly; to instruct erroneously. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • misteach — misteacher, n. /mis teech /, v.t., mistaught, misteaching. to teach wrongly or badly. [bef. 1000; ME mistechen, OE mistaecan. See MIS 1, TEACH] * * * …   Universalium

  • coloring — Synonyms and related words: Klangfarbe, abstractionism, achromatism, acrylic painting, acting, affectation, affective meaning, appearance, attitudinizing, bearing, bloom, bluff, bluffing, blush, blushing, cast, cheating, chromatic, chromatism,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • corruption — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abandonment, abjection, abomination, abuse of terms, acrostic, adulteration, alienation, amphibologism, amphiboly, anagram, antiphrasis, atrocity, bad, bane, barbarism, bastardizing, befouling, befoulment,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • distortion — Synonyms and related words: aberrancy, aberration, abstractionism, abuse of terms, anamorphosis, apparent soundness, bad likeness, birdies, birthmark, blackhead, bleb, blemish, blister, blooping, blurping, botch, bulla, burlesque, caricature,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • exaggeration — Synonyms and related words: abandon, abstractionism, accelerando, acceleration, affectation, aggrandizement, aggravation, amplification, beefing up, blague, blowing up, blowup, boundlessness, cock and bull story, coloring, command of language,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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