miscounsel

transitive verb mis·counsel

Definition of miscounsel

  1. :  to advise wrongly miscounseled him to refuse a job that would have suited him perfectly

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Origin and Etymology of miscounsel

Middle English misconselen, probably from Middle French mesconseillier, from Old French, from mes- 1mis- + conseillier, conseiller to give counsel


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