Definition of Misdescribing

1. Verb. (present participle of misdescribe) ¹



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Definition of Misdescribing

1. misdescribe [v] - See also: misdescribe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misdescribing

misdemeaned
misdemeaning
misdemeanor
misdemeanors
misdemeanour
misdemeanours
misdemeans
misdempt
misderive
misderived
misderives
misderiving
misdescribe
misdescribed
misdescribes
misdescribing (current term)
misdescription
misdescriptions
misdescriptive
misdescriptiveness
misdesert
misdeserts
misdetection
misdevelop
misdeveloped
misdeveloping
misdevelops
misdevotion
misdevotions
misdiagnose

Literary usage of Misdescribing

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1. A Practical Treatise on the Law of Evidence: And Digest of Proofs, in Civil by Thomas Starkie, Theron Metcalf (1826)
"... the variance was held to be fatal, both in misdescribing the power as general when it was special, ..."

2. The American State Reports: Containing the Cases of General Value and by Abraham Clark Freeman (1896)
"After the acceptance by grantees of a deed of correction from their grantor in lieu of a prior deed from him, misdescribing the land intended to be conveyed ..."

3. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1908)
"... Speke in order to exalt Dr. Kandt, nor any justification for misdescribing Speke's achievements. AMERICA. THE AMERICAN INDIANS. ..."

4. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by Great Britain Court of King's Bench, George Mifflin Wharton (1845)
"... as being in the county of Radnor instead of Monmouth ; and vice versa misdescribing the reversionary estate which he had to dispose of, as lying in the ..."

5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of Exchequer and by Robert Philip Tyrwhitt, Great Britain Court of Exchequer, Great Britain Court of Exchequer Chamber (1834)
"... misdescribing the Christian name of one of them : Held, that as in an action on the award the recital of the appointment of the umpire would be ..."

6. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"... Ef , ihi " proper num- misdescribed, ppr. misdescribing. [< mis-1 + dc- 2. The state of being a miscreant; turpitude. 1™в,ЙА^ )r'/'î-P^i*5 Ap> ..."

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