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mispunctuate

[ mis-puhngk-choo-eyt ]
/ m瑟s藞p蕦艐k t蕛u藢e瑟t /
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verb (used with object), mis路punc路tu路at路ed, mis路punc路tu路at路ing.
to punctuate incorrectly.
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SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on 鈥渟hall鈥 versus 鈥渟hould鈥? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of mispunctuate

First recorded in 1840鈥50; mis-1 + punctuate

OTHER WORDS FROM mispunctuate

mis路punc路tu路a路tion, noun
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