misdirect

US [ˌmɪsdaɪˈrekt]
UK [.mɪsdaɪ'rekt]
  • v.误导;误用;使用不当;指错方向
  • Web指示错误;寄错
Simple Present:misdirects  Present Participle:misdirecting  Past Tense:misdirected  
misdirect
v.
1.
[usupass]
~ sth
误用;使用不当to use sth in a way that is not appropriate to a particular situation
Their efforts over the past years have been largely misdirected.
他们过去几年的努力大都白费了。
2.
~ sb/sth
指错方向;引错路;误导to send sb/sth in the wrong direction or to the wrong place
3.
~ sb/sth
误导,错误指示(陪审团)to give a jury(= the group of people who decide if sb is guilty of a crime) wrong information about the law

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