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misdescribe

[mis-di-skrahyb] /ˌmɪs dɪˈskraɪb/
verb (used with or without object), misdescribed, misdescribing.
1.
to describe incorrectly or falsely.
Origin of misdescribe
1820-1830
First recorded in 1820-30; mis-1 + describe
Related forms
misdescription
[mis-di-skrip-shuh n] /ˌmɪs dɪˈskrɪp ʃən/ (Show IPA),
noun
misdescriptive, adjective
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