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Overview of verb misdirect

The verb misdirect has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. corrupt, pervert, subvert, demoralize, demoralise, debauch, debase, profane, vitiate, deprave, misdirect

(corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality; "debauch the young people with wine and women"; "Socrates was accused of corrupting young men"; "Do school counselors subvert young children?"; "corrupt the morals")

2. mislead, misdirect, misguide, lead astray

(lead someone in the wrong direction or give someone wrong directions; "The pedestrian misdirected the out-of-town driver")

3. misdirect, misaddress

(put a wrong address on; "misdirect the letter")

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