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misgive

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verb mis·give \ˌmis-ˈgiv\

Definition of misgive

misgave

play \-ˈgāv\

misgiven

play \-ˈgi-vən\

misgiving

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to suggest doubt or fear to

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to be fearful or apprehensive



1513

First Known Use of misgive

1513

Rhymes with misgive


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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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