[mis-fit for 1; mis-fit, mis-fit for 2; mis-fit for 3]
verb (used with or without object), mis·fit·ted, mis·fit·ting.
to fit badly.
something that fits badly, as a garment that is too large or too small.
a person who is not suited or is unable to adjust to the circumstances of his or her particular situation: a misfit in one's job.
Origin of misfit
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It heaves and frets beneath the artificial political map like some misfitted giant.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind
Herbert George Wells
a person not suited in behaviour or attitude to a particular social environment
something that does not fit or fits badly
verb (ˌmɪsˈfɪt) -fits, -fitting or -fitted (intr)
to fail to fit or be fitted
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