get smth wrong

get smth wrong
not to understand a matter clearly so that misunderstanding is possible

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  • get smth right — (from Idioms in Speech) to understand a matter thoroughly or clearly so that no misunderstanding is possible Look. You ve got it all wrong, said Walter. (J. Wain) You ve got it all wrong, if you think I don t want a decent place to live in as… …   Idioms and examples

  • get\ the\ goods\ on — • get the goods on • have the goods on v. phr. slang To find out true and, often, bad information about; discover what is wrong with; be able to prove the guilt of. Tell the truth, Johnny. We know who your girl is because we ve got the goods on… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • have\ smth\ on — v. phr. informal To have information or proof that someone did something wrong. Mr. Jones didn t want to run for office because he knew the opponents had something on him. Mr. Smith keeps paying blackmail to a man who has something on him.… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • have\ the\ goods\ on — • get the goods on • have the goods on v. phr. slang To find out true and, often, bad information about; discover what is wrong with; be able to prove the guilt of. Tell the truth, Johnny. We know who your girl is because we ve got the goods on… …   Словарь американских идиом

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  • tamper\ with — v 1. To meddle with (smth); handle ignorantly or foolishly. He tampered with the insides of his watch and ruined it. 2. To secretly get someone to do or say wrong things, especially by giving him money, or by threatening to hurt him. A friend of… …   Словарь американских идиом

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