misfile

[ mis-fahyl ]
/ mɪsˈfaɪl /

verb (used with object), mis·filed, mis·fil·ing.

to file (papers, documents, records, etc.) incorrectly; file in the wrong place.

Nearby words

  1. misfeasance,
  2. misfeasor,
  3. misfeature,
  4. misfeed,
  5. misfield,
  6. misfire,
  7. misfit,
  8. misfortune,
  9. misfunction,
  10. misgender

Origin of misfile


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British Dictionary definitions for misfile

misfile

/ (ˌmɪsˈfaɪl) /

verb

to file (papers, records, etc) wrongly
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