[ mis-noh ]
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verb (used with object),mis·knew, mis·known, mis·know·ing.
  1. to fail to understand or recognize; misunderstand: to misknow the problem.

Origin of misknow

First recorded in 1250–1300, misknow is from the Middle English word misknowen.See mis-1, know1

Other words from misknow

  • mis·knowl·edge [mis-nol-ij], /mɪsˈnɒl ɪdʒ/, noun

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