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misspell

misspell

verb mis·spell \ˌmis-ˈspel\

: to spell (a word or name) incorrectly

Full Definition of MISSPELL

transitive verb
:  to spell incorrectly

Examples of MISSPELL

  1. The name of the town had been misspelled on the map.

First Known Use of MISSPELL

1655

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