Definition of Misallied

1. a. Wrongly allied or associated.



Definition of Misallied

1. Adjective. Wrongly allied or associated. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Misallied

1. misally [v] - See also: misally

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misallied

misaims
misalign
misaligned
misaligning
misalignment
misalignments
misaligns
misallegation
misallegations
misallege
misalleged
misalleges
misalleging
misalliance
misalliances
misallied (current term)
misallies
misallocate
misallocated
misallocates
misallocating
misallocation
misallocations
misallot
misallotment
misallotments
misallots
misallotted
misallotting
misally

Literary usage of Misallied

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1. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"Dp. Hurd, Chivalry and Romance, vili. misallied (mis-a-Hd'), a. [< »wie-1 + allied. ... A misallied and disparaged branch of the house of Mm- rod. ..."

2. Works by Manuel Márquez Sterling, William Makepeace Thackeray, Leslie Stephen, Louise Stanage (1900)
"The prince can make no such offers ; he cannot wed her : ' The blood of Borbone,' he says,' may not be thus misallied.' He determines to avoid her. ..."

3. The Harvard Classics by Charles William Eliot (1909)
"They are a misallied and disparaged branch of the house of Nimrod. They are the Duke of Bedford's natural hunters; and he is their natural game. ..."

4. A new pronouncing dictionary of the Spanish and English languages by Mariano Velázquez de la Cadena, Edward Gray, Juan L. Iribas (1902)
"Misántropo, el que huye y aborrece el trato y compañía de IOH hombres. misallied [mlB-al-laia'], a. Lo que forma una unión ó asociación impropia é irregular ..."

5. The Works of William Makepeace Thackeray by William Makepeace Thackeray, Sir Leslie Stephen (1898)
"The Prince can make no such offers; he cannot wed her : ' The blood of Borbone,' he says, 'may not be thus misallied.' He determines to avoid her. ..."

6. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1850)
"... sweeps away the money which the Marchioness lied and flattered, and Gaston misallied himself, to obtain. These four persons return to Brittany, ..."

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