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misdeem

[mis-deem] /mɪsˈdim/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object)
1.
to have a wrong opinion of; misjudge:
to misdeem someone's ability.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English misdemen. See mis-1, deem
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misdeem in the Bible

(Deut. 32:27, R.V.). The Authorized Version reads, "should behave themselves strangely;" i.e., not recognize the truth, misunderstand or mistake the cause of Israel's ruin, which was due to the fact that God had forsaken them on account of their apostasy.

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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