Dictionary.com

mishit

[ verb mis-hit; noun, adjective, mis-hit ]
/ verb mɪsˈhɪt; noun, adjective, ˈmɪsˌhɪt /
Save This Word!

verb (used with object), mis·hit, mis·hit·ting.
to hit (a ball) badly or incorrectly, as in tennis or cricket.
noun
a bad or faulty hit, as in tennis or cricket.
adjective
(of a ball) hit badly.
QUIZ
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "IS" VS. "ARE"
"Is" it time for a new quiz? "Are" you ready? Then prove your excellent skills on using "is" vs. "are."
Question 1 of 7
IS and ARE are both forms of which verb?

Origin of mishit

First recorded in 1880–85; mis-1 + hit
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use mishit in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for mishit

mishit
/ sport /

noun (ˈmɪsˌhɪt)
a faulty shot or stroke
verb (ˌmɪsˈhɪt) -hits, -hitting or -hit
to hit (a ball) with a faulty stroke
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK