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construe
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

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Definition
to interpret (understand) something as have a specific meaning
  • No one had the slightest suspicion; and when next day, taking a fowling-piece, powder, and shot, Dantes declared his intention to go and kill some of the wild goats that were seen springing from rock to rock, his wish was construed into a love of sport, or a desire for solitude.
    Chapters 23-24 (21% in)

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