Synonyms of misdirect


1. corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect, change, alter, modify

usage: corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals"

2. mislead, misdirect, misguide, lead astray, lead, take, direct, conduct, guide

usage: lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions; "The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver"

3. misdirect, misaddress, address, direct

usage: put a wrong address on; "misdirect the letter"

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