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misdirectverb confound, confuse, create a false immression, give a false impression, instruct badly, involve in error, lead astray, lead into error, misaddress, misadvise, miseducate, misguide, misinform, misinstruct, mislead, misteach, put off the scent, throw into confusion
See also: convert, corrupt, deceive, delude, disorient, distort, divert, dupe, ensnare, exploit, illude, misappropriate, misemploy, misgovern, misguide, mishandle, misinform, mislabel, mislead, mismanage, palter, slant
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STRAIGHT GOODS--On-line reporter for Straight Goods who broke story of warlords misdirecting
US air hits used war zone experiences - including those of his friend Danny Pearl - to avoid capture.
By facilitating the coordination, review and implementation of patches, the SourceForge Patch Manager helps developers avoid losing or misdirecting
patches sent via email.
from cyber-jackers bent on misdirecting
electricity with bogus information.