Definition of Misinform

1. Verb. Give false or misleading information to.




Definition of Misinform

1. v. t. To give untrue information to; to inform wrongly.

2. v. i. To give untrue information; (with against) to calumniate.

Definition of Misinform

1. Verb. (transitive) to give or deliver false, fake, or misleading information with intent to deceive ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Misinform

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misinform

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misinform (current term)
misinformant
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Literary usage of Misinform

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1. The Law of Railways: Embracing the Law of Corporations, Eminent Domain by Isaac Fletcher Redfield (1888)
"0. Goods arrive out of time, consignee must have time to remove, after knowledge of arrival. 10. So, if company's agent misinform the consignee, ..."

2. The Law of Carriers of Goods and Passengers: Private and Public, Inland and by Isaac Fletcher Redfield (1869)
"So if company's agent misinform the consignee. § 113. Carrier excused, when consignee assumes control of goods. § 114. ..."

3. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"Lest, by some fair-appearing good surprised, She dictate false, and misinform the will To do what God expressly hath forbid. ..."

4. The History of Japan: Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam by Engelbert Kaempfer, Simon Delboe, Hamond Gibben, William Ramsden (1906)
"... Jesso in 1643) he hath made, whether misinform'd himself, or willing to misinform others, too many unaccountable blunders, to deserve the least credit. ..."

5. The Christian Magazine by Mendon Association (1827)
"The depraved hearts of sinners lead them sometimes to stifle the voice of conscience, and sometimes to misinform it, lest it should testify against them. ..."

6. The Works of Nathanael Emmons ...: With a Memoir of His Life by Nathanael Emmons (1842)
"This sinners know; and therefore to prevent its bringing in a verdict against them, they either misinform it, or neglect to consult it. ..."

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