misremember

[ mis-ri-mem-ber ]
/ ˌmɪs rɪˈmɛm bər /
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verb (used with or without object)

to remember incorrectly.
to fail to remember; forget.

Nearby words

  1. misquote,
  2. misr,
  3. misread,
  4. misreckon,
  5. misredemption,
  6. misreport,
  7. misrepresent,
  8. misrepresentation,
  9. misrule,
  10. misrun

Origin of misremember

First recorded in 1525–35; mis-1 + remember

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Word Origin and History for misremember

misremember

v.

1530s, from mis- (1) + remember. Related: Misremembered; misremembering.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper