What does misplaced mean?

Definitions for misplaced

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. misplaced(adj)

    put in the wrong place or position

    "She was penalized for a spelling mistake or a misplaced accent"

  2. mislaid, misplaced(adj)

    lost temporarily; as especially put in an unaccustomed or forgotten place

    "the mislaid hat turned up eventually"; "misplaced tickets"

Wiktionary

  1. misplaced(Adjective)

    Uncomfortable, especially due to one's surroundings.

    I felt so misplaced at that party last night.

  2. misplaced(Adjective)

    Lost; disoriented.

    I was looking for the supermarket but then I got misplaced.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Misplaced

    of Misplace

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misplaced in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misplaced in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. David Bernstein:

    The actual outrage is wildly misplaced.

  2. John Alejandro King, a.k.a. The Covert Comic, www.covertcomic.com:

    America has never lost a war. We just misplaced a couple temporarily.

  3. Chancellor Tom George:

    Misplaced though it may be, it is a perception affecting the community and UMSL.

  4. Sidonie Gabrielle Colette:

    Perhaps the only misplaced curiosity is that which persists in trying to find out here, on this side of death, what lies beyond the grave.

  5. Richard Guerry:

    Viewed as a whole, a forest radiates beauty, serenity and safety. Viewed from within, misplaced focus reaps the fabricated chaos of trees.

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