Definitions for misplacemɪsˈpleɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misplace, mislay, lose(verb)

    place (something) where one cannot find it again

    "I misplaced my eyeglasses"

  2. misplace(verb)

    place or position wrongly; put in the wrong position

    "misplaced modifiers"


  1. Misplace(v. t.)

    To place in a location that one does not recall; to mislay; to lose.


  1. misplace(Verb)

    To put something somewhere and then forget its location; to mislay

  2. misplace(Verb)

    To apply one's talents inappropriately.

  3. misplace(Verb)

    To put something in the wrong location.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misplace(verb)

    to put in a wrong place; to set or place on an improper or unworthy object; as, he misplaced his confidence

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