miscommunicate

[mis-kuh-myoo-ni-keyt]
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), miscommunicated, miscommunicating.
to communicate mistakenly, unclearly, or inadequately.

Origin:
mis-1 + communicate

miscommunication, noun
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