miscreate

[verb mis-kree-eyt; adjective mis-kree-it, -eyt]Rare.

verb (used with or without object), mis·cre·at·ed, mis·cre·at·ing.

to create amiss or deformed.

adjective


Nearby words

  1. miscounsel,
  2. miscount,
  3. miscreance,
  4. miscreancy,
  5. miscreant,
  6. miscreated,
  7. miscredit,
  8. miscue,
  9. miscue analysis,
  10. misdate

Origin of miscreate

First recorded in 1580–90; mis-1 + create

Related formsmis·cre·a·tion, nounmis·cre·a·tive, adjectivemis·cre·a·tor, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for miscreate

miscreate

verb (ˌmɪskrɪˈeɪt)

to create (something) badly or incorrectly

adjective (ˈmɪskrɪɪt, -ˌeɪt)

archaic badly or unnaturally formed or made
Derived Formsmiscreation, noun

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