misdirection

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noun mis·di·rec·tion \-ˈrek-shən\

Definition of misdirection

  1. 1 :  a wrong direction

  2. 2 a :  the act or an instance of misdirecting or diverting b :  the state of being misdirected

1749

First Known Use of misdirection

1749


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