Definition of Misthrow

1. v. t. To throw wrongly.



Definition of Misthrow

1. Verb. (transitive) To throw incorrectly. ¹

2. Noun. An incorrect throw. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Misthrow

1. to throw errantly [v -THREW, -THROWN, -THROWING, -THROWS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Misthrow

misterm
mistermed
misterming
misterms
misters
mistery
misteuk
mistflower
mistful
misthink
misthinking
misthinks
misthought
misthoughts
misthrew
misthrow (current term)
misthrowing
misthrown
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mistico
misticos
mistide
mistided
mistides
mistiding
mistier
mistiest
mistified
mistifies
mistify

Literary usage of Misthrow

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1. A German-English Dictionary for Chemists by Austin McDowell Patterson (1917)
"vr warp; misthrow. Verwerfung,/, rejection; (Mining) dislocation, throw, slip, fault. verwertbar, a. utilizable. verwerten, vt utilize, turn to account. ..."

2. The Works of Theodore Roosevelt by Theodore Roosevelt (1885)
"It is a pretty sight to see a man who knows how use the rope; again and again an expert will catch fifty animals by the leg without making a misthrow. ..."

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