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[mis-rek-uh n] /mɪsˈrɛk ən/
verb (used with or without object)
to reckon incorrectly; miscalculate.
Origin of misreckon
First recorded in 1515-25; mis-1 + reckon Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • If I do not misreckon foully the queen spoke of both seeing and speaking with him during her progress hither.

    In Doublet and Hose Lucy Foster Madison
  • And whereas some have attributed the Dominion to the Man onely, as being of the more excellent Sex; they misreckon in it.

    Leviathan Thomas Hobbes

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