Synonyms of misdirection


1. misdirection, commission, charge, direction

usage: an incorrect charge to a jury given by a judge

2. misdirection, direction, instruction

usage: incorrect directions or instructions

3. mismanagement, misdirection, management, direction

usage: management that is careless or inefficient; "he accomplished little due to the mismanagement of his energies"

4. distraction, misdirection, revision, alteration

usage: the act of distracting; drawing someone's attention away from something; "conjurers are experts at misdirection"

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Definition and meaning of misdirection (Dictionary)