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[ mis-e-steem ]
/ ˌmɪs ɛˈstim /

verb (used with object)

to fail to value or respect properly.

Nearby words

misericords, miserly, misery, misery index, misery loves company, misesteem, misestimate, misfeasance, misfeasor, misfeature, misfeed

Origin of misesteem

First recorded in 1605–15; mis-1 + esteem Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019