misdo

verb mis·do \ ˌmis-ˈdü \

Definition of misdo

misdid play \-ˈdid\; misdone play \-ˈdən\; misdoing play \-ˈdü-iŋ\; misdoes play \-ˈdəz\
obsolete
: to act wrongly : transgress the laws of God
  • the erring soul not wilfully misdoing
  • —John Milton
: to do (something) incorrectly or poorly

misdoer

play \-ˈdü-ər\ noun

First Known Use of misdo

before 12th century

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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