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    1. Ackers immediately sprang into action, using nothing but words to try and confuse and misdirect the potential assassin

    2. purpose was to misdirect his agency’s operations for his

    3. A second front would soon be opened behind the enemy lines to misdirect the Tanarians and bring havoc to their lands

    4. Delanichi would distract and misdirect any of the others that would try to stop them

    5. In case after case, historical data will misdirect the

    6. Miku sings softly to Frenzy, causing him to misdirect the bolt and send it into the building behind me

    7. He may have seeded his acquaintances with false information to misdirect his pursuers

    1. We are also not here to be preoccupied with indiscriminate or unregulated gratification of the senses, or to imitate the behaviour of others whose lives are so misdirected

    2. I knew the misdirected jealousy, and everything that had occurred between us, because I am aware

    3. Such is the dire outcome of misdirected atonement!

    4. Even though he had been very vocative in celebrating the demons’ defeat (in a rush of euphoria and wishful thinking he had exclaimed among other slightly misdirected comments, that ‘ze Stalinist pigz are finally vanquiwshed!’), he remained prudently alarmed of the fact that even if the gateway had been destroyed (technically speaking, rendered inoperable rather than physically destroyed - I wouldn’t want me dead), there were still demonic operatives lying around

    5. the misdirected nail, is nothing,

    6. heap even more humiliation on us with their rules and misdirected ways of

    7. The information is made available to the eyes and ears and goes into the frontal lobe and is misdirected

    8. If the data is not misdirected, common sense prevails

    9. If it is misdirected and does not find normality, it will not make common sense

    10. It would be a miserable walk to the yellow house to deliver the misdirected letter, but it was better than sitting around doing nothing

    11. ant, misdirected entities, about a third of all those super

    12. no jot or tittle of that devotion has been misdirected or wasted; for she,

    13. How troubled she was that he was serving time at Tihar for rape and murder! How the mixed feelings of awe and pity perturbed her! Didn’t she in the end pardon him for his crime as he showed the strength to reform himself? How glad she was that he was a sensitive soul! Didn’t she feel proud of him that he turned out to be a Good Samaritan? Did she ever think about anyone other than him from then on? How often did she wish he had not done what he did so that he wouldn’t be languishing in the jail? What a wonder that she began to see his crime itself as misdirected masculinity! How she waited for him in the hope that he too would fall in love with her! Did she have a wink ever since guruji told her about his impending release? Now that he had come, could her eyes keep sleep away for her to cherish his visage all the night? If he looked handsome in those pictures, oh, how divine he appeared in his person!

    14. There are many moving companies with similar names and a misdirected negative review would be totally unfair to any of them

    15. I need you to make sure that they have not broken free of their bonds, the Planet will end up in chaos should that happen, and we have other things we need to be concentrating our energy on than dealing with misdirected weapons

    16. The eight German fighters which took off had been misdirected and recalled before they reached the Tirpitz

    17. As it was, the Americans adopted a completely misdirected policy with regard to the Soviet Union; it totally lacked elementary common sense, of which the penalty was still being paid almost half a century later

    18. She had been impressed by Ben’s capabilities and after an hour of his dominance had been concerned that her dosage of sleeping cocktail had been misdirected

    19. Gaal was still standing straight, but the force of Ben’s sword misdirected the thing just enough to cause it to careen past Gaal’s shoulder by six inches

    20. misdirected into thinking Garcia was his enemy, then Garcia was completely wrong in his actions

    21. Aggression that is misdirected

    22. We know this is not easy to do, but to continue without a walk-away position and pursue business at all costs will ultimately result in loss of profits, and misdirected resources in situations that perhaps should never have been negotiated in the first place, where walking away in the short or even long term will have been better than winning at a loss

    23. It was thus, the might of the Arab tribes, hitherto misdirected in internecine quarrels, was to become the force of Islam that dared the world to undo the historical wrong done to Ishmael

    24. The King then took his bastard son in as ward---out of, perhaps, misdirected pity

    25. I have started to believe Anthony now and think that he actually wants to help save my mom, but I still don't know if it's the right thing to trust him or if my trusting him is misdirected

    26. A number of so-called “single mothers” I am aware of receiving public assistance as well as availing themselves of the bounty of annual school supply charitable drives instead squander the income freed by this misdirected philanthropy to purchase several hundred dollar handbags, go out partying at nightclubs (no doubt looking for the father of their next baby with no intentions of getting married), and on long, shellacked fingernails that would put a fighting cock to shame

    27. It is a story of misdirected good intentions: poisoned by the past history of the entire human race

    28. A story of pointless greed, and misdirected good intentions: all poisoned by their own past

    29. So near can oil paint approach an actual illusion of natural appearances, that much misdirected effort has been wasted on this object, all enjoyment of the medium being subordinated to a meretricious attempt to deceive the eye

    30. What on earth had gotten into him? All of that misdirected hatred…for what? Losing six million dollars? Did it really mean that much?

    31. You might be scared now, but your fear is misdirected

    32. Let me carry through the rest of my misdirected life, the remembrance that I opened my heart to you, last of all the world; and that there was something left in me at this time which you could deplore and pity

    33. She was well aware that her anger was misdirected, but she had proven on more than one occasion that her anger was fairly uncontrollable

    34. It is serious and enthusiastic for these new ideas and its enthusiasm, even when it is misdirected, is, I believe, in the main sincere

    35. An instant later the explosion occurred, though Hudson thought it was caused by the misdirected bullet of one of the convicts rather than the mate's match

    36. He maintained that the poverty of Russia arises not merely from the anomalous distribution of landed property and misdirected reforms, but that what had contributed of late years to this result was the civilization from without abnormally grafted upon Russia, especially facilities of communication, as railways, leading to centralization in towns, the development of luxury, and the consequent development of manufactures, credit and its accompaniment of speculation—all to the detriment of agriculture

    37. The vague consciousness of a misdirected life given up to impulses whose memory left a bitter taste in his mouth was the first moral sentiment of his manhood

    38. "Oh, it has been misdirected, sir," he said

    39. (Here is a clear example where short sellers are actually a source of significant buying pressure; things are never as simple as they seem, and regulatory pressures to curb short selling are naive and misdirected at best

    40. While these statements are realistic, their thrust seems to us to be misdirected

    41. Two were misdirected and the shot went too high, but the last round of them over

    42. Gervinus, Schlosser, and others, for instance, at one time prove Napoleon to be a product of the Revolution, of the ideas of 1789 and so forth, and at another plainly say that the campaign of 1812 and other things they do not like were simply the product of Napoleon’s misdirected will, and that the very ideas of 1789 were arrested in their development by Napoleon’s caprice

    43. By the time Tom had changed buses and been directed and misdirected, it was midnight before he reached the area where Willie lived

    44. Make sure you understand the instructions, for some flares eject a white-hot ball of magnesium that will burn a hole in anything it hits—your chest or dinghy—if they are misdirected

    45. But what feelings can such misdirected science evoke? One side of this science evokes antiquated feelings, which humanity has used up, and which, in our times, are bad and exclusive

    46. Two were misdirected and the shot went too high, but the last round fell in the midst of a group of hussars and knocked three of them over

    47. We got him out and he stood on dry (?) land, shining with moisture, full of strange oaths and vowing vengeance on the lad who had misdirected him

    48. The destruction of some of these is due to the misdirected activity of British engineers

    1. against them, sometimes misdirecting movement by smashing two of them

    2. He realized he was misdirecting his anger toward the old woman, still, it felt good to vent it nonetheless

    3. If you are not a pagan, but dream that you are, then it suggests that you are misdirecting or misusing your energy

    4. People will want to suggest who the fruitful ones are; really, they are misdirecting you to the abominable desolation of their comrades

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    Synonyms for "misdirect"

    misaddress misdirect lead astray misguide mislead corrupt debase debauch demoralise demoralize deprave pervert profane subvert vitiate deceive

    "misdirect" definitions

    corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality

    lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions

    put a wrong address on