misorient

[mis-awr-ee-ent, -ohr-]

verb (used with object)

to orient wrongly or improperly.

Nearby words

  1. misogynoir,
  2. misogyny,
  3. misology,
  4. misoneism,
  5. misopedia,
  6. misorientate,
  7. misperceive,
  8. misperception,
  9. mispick,
  10. mispickel

Origin of misorient

1950–55; mis-1 + orient (v.)

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