Synonyms for (adjective) misguided

Synonyms: misguided, mistaken

Definition: wrong in e.g. opinion or judgment

Usage: well-meaning but misguided teachers; a mistaken belief; mistaken identity

Similar words: wrong

Definition: contrary to conscience or morality or law

Usage: it is wrong for the rich to take advantage of the poor; cheating is wrong; it is wrong to lie


Synonyms: misguided, ill-conceived

Definition: poorly conceived or thought out

Usage: an ill-conceived plan to take over the company

Similar words: foolish

Definition: devoid of good sense or judgment

Usage: foolish remarks; a foolish decision