misplead

[mis-pleed]

Origin of misplead

First recorded in 1670–80; mis-1 + plead
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British Dictionary definitions for misplead

misplead

verb -pleads, -pleading, -pleaded, -plead (-ˈplɛd) or -pled
  1. (tr) to plead incorrectly
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