What does misplaced modifier mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dangling modifier, misplaced modifier(noun)

    a word or phrase apparently modifying an unintended word because of its placement in a sentence: e.g., `when young' in `when young, circuses appeal to all of us'


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of misplaced modifier in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of misplaced modifier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of misplaced modifier

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