[ mis-ahy-den-tuh-fahy, -i-den- ]
/ ˌmɪs aɪˈdɛn təˌfaɪ, -ɪˈdɛn- /
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verb (used with object), mis·i·den·ti·fied, mis·i·den·ti·fy·ing.
to identify incorrectly.
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OTHER WORDS FROM misidentifymis·i·den·ti·fi·ca·tion, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for misidentify
Carlson criticized Mabry on his nightly show, but a Fox News spokesperson said the segment “had nothing to do with the Project Veritas clip of CNN’s editorial call” and that the host “did not misidentify Marcus Mabry.”