verb (used with or without object), mis·pro·nounced, mis·pro·nounc·ing.
Related formsmis·pro·nounc·er, nounmis·pro·nun·ci·a·tion [mis-pruh-nuhn-see-ey-shuh n] /ˌmɪs prəˌnʌn siˈeɪ ʃən/, noun
Examples from the Web for mispronunciation
Alarum for alarm, is merely a corruption produced by mispronunciation.
Mispronunciation, of course, is not the only mannerism of speech that may be availed of.The Technique of Fiction Writing|Robert Saunders Dowst
But due to mispronunciation the mental bomb acted as a boomerang and killed the demon.Autobiography of a YOGI|Paramhansa Yogananda
She could not even trouble herself about Granny's mispronunciation just then.The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe|Amanda Minnie Douglas
In saying, however, that the name of the city meant "Hidden," the writer has been misled by the Egyptian mispronunciation of it.Patriarchal Palestine|Archibald Henry Sayce