misadvise

verb mis·ad·vise \ ˌmis-əd-ˈvīz \

Definition of misadvise

misadvised; misadvising
: to give wrong or poor advice to (someone)
  • … he felt that his attorneys failed to answer his specific questions and misadvised him on the potential consequences of his plea agreement.
  • —Mitchell Byars

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1548

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