- to spend wrongly or unwisely; squander; waste.
Origin of misspend
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Examples from the Web for misspend
He was forced to the conclusion that he had done nothing else throughout his life but misspend his time.The Life of George Borrow
- to spend thoughtlessly or wastefully
Word Origin and History for misspend
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