- to speak, utter, or pronounce incorrectly.
- to speak inaccurately, inappropriately, or too hastily.
Origin of misspeak
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Related Words for misspeakmiscue, lapse, recklessness, error, gaffe, misjudgment, mislead, promote, misrepresent, deceive, goof, folly, imprudence, foolishness, thoughtlessness, hastiness, stupidity, slip, stumble, rashness
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper