[ mis-di-skrahyb ]
/ ˌmɪs dɪˈskraɪb /
verb (used with or without object), mis·de·scribed, mis·de·scrib·ing.
to describe incorrectly or falsely.
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OTHER WORDS FROM misdescribemis·de·scrip·tion [mis-di-skrip-shuhn], /ˌmɪs dɪˈskrɪp ʃən/, nounmis·de·scrip·tive, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for misdescribe
To deny God, or to misdescribe him, would necessitate the denial of any difference between good and evil, between virtue and vice.