misstate-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: to state wrongly

A story on Tuesday misstated the potential size of a new airport.
Ltd. said this week it misstated the horsepower ratings on 1.3 million cars.
That company has been accused of misstating its sales results over many years.
The article concerning third-quarter results misstated the stock's closing price the day before.

PropBank: misstate.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1