verb (used with object)
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Words nearby misplay
Example sentences from the Web for misplay
Miss Erskine fidgeted in her seat, gave half smothered exclamations, looked at him appealingly at every misplay.In Her Own Right|John Reed Scott
A year later and he had learned that a misplay, even though it lose the game for your side, may in time be lived down.The Half-Back|Ralph Henry Barbour
His misplay had taken his nerve, and for a while he went thoroughly to pieces.The Lucky Seventh|Ralph Henry Barbour
If a player misplay, whether with his own or another ball, he forfeits his next tour.
This case is excluded from the definition of misplay, and the penalty exacted is less.