Definitions for misbegottenˌmɪs bɪˈgɒt n

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word misbegotten

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

mis•be•got•tenˌmɪs bɪˈgɒt n(adj.)

also mis`be•got′

  1. unlawfully or irregularly begotten; illegitimate:

    his misbegotten son.

  2. badly conceived, made, or carried out:

    a misbegotten plan.

Origin of misbegotten:

1540–50

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bastardly, misbegot, misbegotten, spurious(adj)

    born out of wedlock

    "the dominions of both rulers passed away to their spurious or doubtful offspring"- E.A.Freeman

Wiktionary

  1. misbegotten(Adjective)

    born out of wedlock; illegitimate

  2. misbegotten(Adjective)

    ill-conceived

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misbegotten

    unlawfully or irregularly begotten; of bad origin; pernicious

Freebase

  1. Misbegotten

    The Atlantis team must decide the fate of a colony of Wraith they have turned into humans. Dr. Weir must defend her leadership when she is evaluated by the I.O.A.

Translation

Find a translation for the misbegotten definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these misbegotten definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"misbegotten." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 23 Oct. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/misbegotten>.

Are we missing a good definition for misbegotten?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for misbegotten: