Definition for misspelling (2 of 2)
verb (used with or without object), mis·spelled or mis·spelt, mis·spell·ing.
Examples from the Web for misspelling
The yellow property Marvin Gardens is actually a misspelling of the Marven Gardens.Fidel Castro Hates Monopoly & 12 More Reasons to Love It|Caroline Linton|February 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
How scrupulously timid he would be of misspelling the gentleman's name, or misplacing an accent over it!Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume II (of II)|Charles James Lever
The misspelling, which was intentional, was an intimation to Lamb that the letter was not to be opened.Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Vol. II (of 2)|Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Doubtfire is a misspelling of Dout-fire, from the dialect dout, to extinguish (do out), formed like don and doff.The Romance of Names|Ernest Weekley
Lastly, there remains the ingenious solution that the phrase as commonly employed involves a misspelling.
Misspelling in quoted matter (journal entries, correspondence, etc.) is preserved as printed.The Admiral|Douglas Sladen